Staff in the care sector need all sorts of electrical appliances to help them do their job, but these tools bring their own unique set of hazards. Here, Beckie Hatton from Home Appliance Care shares her tips for keeping the electricals in your care home running smoothly and safely.
Whether you're making residents a cup of tea in the morning, or keeping them warm throughout the winter, nursing and care homes depend on a wide range of electrical appliances to provide a high level of care. But, if left unchecked, this equipment can develop faults or fall into disrepair — and poorly maintained appliances can present a serious safety hazard for both your staff and residents.
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Established in 2006 and now part of the Oadby Plastics Group of companies, PolyCoversDirect provide a range of cost effective, easy to install, low surface temperature radiator covers.
Designed to be used in a variety of environments such as Care Homes, Hospital, Schools, Nurseries and Doctors Surgeries the PolyCovers product offers a commercially viable solution to the protection of both the service user and service provider.
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