Amberley O.S.H.C.

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7 – Emergencies

7.1 Emergency Equipment and Facilities

Personal safety and security of children, educators and volunteers (all persons on the premises) are of prime importance whilst in attendance at Amberley OSHC.  Amberley OSHC therefore takes a proactive approach to managing emergencies, developing emergency procedures and equipping educators and children with sound knowledge of them. Relevant Laws and other Provisions The laws and […]

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7.5 Extreme Weather

The service acknowledges that extreme weather conditions could pose significant risk to children and educators attending the service during operating hours therefore precautions to ensure the health and wellbeing of children and educators will be implemented.  Extreme weather conditions may include excessive heat, bushfires, torrential storms, floods, hail stones and/or snow. Relevant Laws and other […]

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7.4 Fire Safety Compliance

In order to ensure the safety and wellbeing of children, families and educators, Amberley OSHC recognises the need to ensure that systems, equipment and premises comply with the regulatory requirements in relation to fire safety.  Management will ensure educators are aware of their responsibilities in relation fire safety. Relevant Laws and other Provisions The laws […]

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7.3 Harassment and Lock Down

Amberley OSHC acknowledges the need to ensure that educators and children are aware of, and understand, evacuation and other procedures in the case of an emergency.  Amberley OSHC therefore takes a proactive approach through the regular implementation of practice drills and evaluations. Relevant Laws and other Provisions The laws and other provisions affecting this policy […]

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7.2 Drills and Evacuation

Amberley OSHC acknowledges the need to ensure that educators and children are aware of, and understand, evacuation and other procedures in the case of an emergency.  Amberley OSHC therefore takes a proactive approach through the regular implementation of practice drills and evaluations. Relevant Laws and other Provisions The laws and other provisions affecting this policy […]

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7.7 Unauthorised Persons On Site

We shall effectively manage any circumstance where an individual has entered Amberley OSHC and has not followed established visitor procedures, regardless of whether the person may or may not be a safety hazard to the children and staff.. Relevant Laws and other Provisions The laws and other provisions affecting this policy include: Victims of Crime […]

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7.6 Natural Disasters

We shall be prepared and equipped to manage the impact of natural disasters on Amberley OSHC. Relevant Laws and other Provisions The laws and other provisions affecting this policy include: Education And Care Services National Law & Regulations 2011 Queensland Work Health & Safety Act & Regulations 2011 Australian Bureau of Meteorology bom.gov.au UK Severe […]

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