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RISK ASSESSMENT

RISK ASSESSMENT [risk-uh-ses-muhnt]

What it is: Risk assessment is a term used to describe the overall process or method where you: Identify hazards and risk factors that have the potential to cause harm.
How to use it: A risk assessment is a legal requirement as employers have a duty to ensure the health and safety of their employees in every aspect of their work. The assessment is used in the salon environment to improve health & safety practices for both clients and employees. An up to date assessment identifies and evaluates potential hazards so control measures can be implemented.

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