Risk assess your house

Here are some ideas for areas of your house / things that happen in your days when inside, that you might find it useful to risk assess -

·         Bedrooms / sleep areas;

·         Computer use and other technology;

·         Conservatory;

·         Cooking with children;

·         COSHH – control of dangerous substances;

·         Doors – front, back, side, conservatory;

·         Dropping off / collecting;

·         Fire safety;

·         First aid;

·         Food and drink;

·         Front room;

·         Hall / landing stairs;

·         Illnesses and injuries;

·         Indoor activities;

·         Kitchen and pantry;

·         Loss of water / electricity / gas;

·         Meal times;

·         Medication storage;

·         Overnight care;

·         Paperwork storage;

·         Pets;

·         Play room;

·         Property belonging to the children;

·         Resources;

·         Toilet and hand basin / hand drying; soap location;

·         Toilet / nappy changing;

·         Unregistered rooms;

·         Utility room;

·         Visitors;

·         Windows.