|Document ID (ISN)||109271|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0958-479X - Safety and Health Practitioner
|Convention or series no.
||Oct. 2008, Vol.26, No.10, p.44-46. Illus. 11 ref.
||09-0352.pdf [in English]
||The care-home environment presents special challenges for the safety and health practitioners, in particular because of the need to balance the concept of risk with aims of ensuring independence and dignity for a vulnerable group of elderly people. This article offers some advice for professionals in this sector.
||safety and health personnel; health care personnel; United Kingdom; long-term care facilities
||hazard evaluation; cooperation; social aspects
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Health care services