We evaluate and review risks to our staff and learners regularly

(Physical) health & safety risk assessment

Current, ongoing & emerging issues

Location: Training studio, Barham Close Bromley Kent BR2

Description: IT suite

Date: This risk assessment 23/11/2019

Risk To whom? Controls in place Adequate? Recommend
Tutor workstation trolley leads trip hazard. Staff Cable tied Yes Trolley should not be moved, only rotated
Computer inter-connections, electrocution, trip hazards. Teachers & learner Circuit breakers, trip fuses, all cables secured away from accidental trip and damage. Yes None.
Fire Teachers & learner Learner inset at course start, smoke detector alarms, exit to rear and front. Yes None
Portable fans. Risk of trailing leads. Teachers & learner No trailing leads in access areas. Yes None
All studios, electrical equipment electrocution Teachers & learner Staff and student H&S inset. Faulty equipment reported in fault books and moved to maintenance area. Yes None
Computer screen glare from windows Teachers & learner New blinds and curtains on windows Yes None
Computer hygiene on all computers Teachers & learner Antic bacterial mouse mats. Wet wipes available. Course induction inset Q&A. Yes None
Workstation headphones. Risk of transmitted infection and hearing damage. Teachers & learner Course induction inset Q&A. Learners are asked to bring their own headphones. Yes None
Excessive heat in studios during summer months Teachers & learner Cold drinking water available. French windows can be opened. Air conditioners and fans installed where appropriate. Yes None
Computer monitors set to too high a resolution. Teachers & learner Computer inset. System preferences practical. Students warned of dangers. Yes None