Enfield Advisory Service for Autism

Enfield Advisory Service for Autism

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COVID-19 Risk Assessment

 

Last updated: 11/10/21

 

 Hazard

Getting or spreading the Covid-19 virus by:

Who could be harmed?

Actions taken to minimise risk

Who is responsible for taking these actions?

People coming to the activity who have symptoms of Covid-19

Facilitator

Group participants

  • People will be asked not to come to the activity if they are feeling unwell
  • Signs will be up at the door asking people not to come in if they have specific symptoms
  • Participants will be asked to complete a declaration that they are symptom-free and comply with government isolation rules before joining a group session

Group member setting up

All participants

Direct contact between people

Facilitator

Group participants

  • Participants will be provided with sanitiser and reminded to use it at routine intervals (entering the building, before and after using shared equipment)
  • Participants will be reminded of the increased vulnerability of non-vaccinated people.
  • All staff will be encouraged to take lateral flow tests twice per week

Greeter

EASA staff

All participants

Shared air

Facilitator

Group participants

  • Groups are being held in a venue with adequate ventilation
  • Windows will be open to allow fresh air to circulate

EASA Staff when setting up and facilitator during sessions

Shared equipment and facilities

Facilitator

Group participants

Greeter

  • Participants will be asked to stay in the same chair throughout the session
  • Participants will be reminded to wash their hands thoroughly after using the toilet
  • Disinfectant spray and wipes will be available to wipe down shared tables and equipment

EASA staff on set-up and Facilitator(s) during day

Failure to take part in NHS Test and Trace

Facilitator

Group participants

Greeter

  • We will check people in on arrival, using our advance booking list
  • We will keep the record of who attended each session for 21 days and supply it if we are contacted by NHS Test and Trace

Greeter

Facilitator

Shared equipment and facilities

Staff

Volunteers

Centre users

 End of day cleaning routine to include:

  • Disinfect all door handles, buttons, switches, shared surfaces and equipment
  • Wash all cups, plates and cutlery

EASA Staff