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Checklist for a Safe Aged Care Environment (Australia) Mobile App

This checklist is a simple way to ensure that the Aged Care environment is a safe one for recipients of care. It covers areas such as hazards, lighting, surfaces, furniture and more. Easily amend the app to create an audit tool that reflects the environment, needs and policies of your facility.

  • Lendlease
  • The Cooperative
  • PG&E
  • oxy
  • Red Bull
  • Mirvac

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    Ensure that hazards in the environment are controlled:

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    Obstructions

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    Ensure the hallways are free from obstructions

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    Ensure the fire escapes and fire doors are from from obstructions

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    Ensure there are no obstructions within rooms, difficult of residents to navigate around

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    Ensure personal items are not blocking walkways or creating trip hazards in rooms

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    Ensure rubbish is emptied and removed frequently that rubbish does not create a hazard or spread ...

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    Trip Hazards

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    Ensure electrical chords are properly dealt with so as to not create trip hazards

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    Rugs should be especially designed to lay flat to the floor so as to not create trip hazards

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    Rugs should be free from bumps and rips

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    Ensure all spills are cleaned up immediately

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    Ensure steps are visually identified with bright colours and signage

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    Ensure steps have non-slip footing

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    Ensure flooring is flat, smooth and non-slip

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    Furniture

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    Ensure furniture is of a suitable height for residents

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    Ensure furniture is solid and appropriate for its intended use

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    Lighting

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    Ensure lighting is bright enough to prevent mis-steps, trips and falls

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    MSDS

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    Ensure all chemicals are stored safely, preforably behind locked doors or cabinets

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    Ensure MSDS sheets are available for all chemicals in use

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