Client Risk Assessment

Step 1 of 2

  • Office Details:

    This client risk assessment is to be completed by managers or seniors when inside the client's home.
  • Date Format: DD dash MM dash YYYY
  • Client Details:

  • Date Format: DD slash MM slash YYYY
    To be used as a unique identifier for the client - will be listed in their careplan.
  • Risk Assessments

  • IE: Keypad or does the client let the carers in?
  • For example - steep steps to climb before gaining access. If none state no potential hazards.
  • 1. Fire Safety/Risk Assessment

  • either unable to walk or difficulty in walking for example in a wheelchair or requires a hoist for moving and handling.
  • Such as a hearing or sight issue or suffers from a form of dementia.
  • either check or ask the client if they have a working smoke alarm fitted.
  • Detail above if there is any evidence or History of fires Client not careful with smoking materials Scorch marks on bedding, clothing and/or carpets Client Leaving cooking unattended Large quantities of loose papers/stored/hoarded items in rooms Use of candles unguarded/close to combustible materials.
  • 2. Internal risk assessment

  • Detail the internal areas for example Hallways /Passageways, Rooms within the home where care is delivered.
  • Where are the potential hazards such as obstruction/Mats/Tripping etc..
  • Where is there potential risk for example Upstairs carpet,etc..
  • who is the potential risk to for example is it the Care Staff/Client or both.