The following health and safety policy, method statement and risk assessment complies with current guidance from Public Health England and the UK Government for the personal care sector in relation to Covid 19 as of 19 July 2020. It also complies with the demands of our insurers and the Federation of Holistic Therapists. This policy will be updated in accordance with these bodies' latest advice.
Clients with serious/chronic medical conditions or living/caring for people in a high risk group as advised by Public Health England are advised not to have treatments until further notice.
Team Actuate will comply and keep updated with all guidelines from Public Health England, the UK Government and our professional bodies and insurers to ensure the health and safety of our clients and team members.
All clients when booking online will have to tick a statement on the booking site confirming they have no symptoms or been in contact with anyone with symptoms, do not have any chronic health concerns, have not been abroad and have been complying with all advice on social distancing. This reads
In making an appointment you confirm you are well and have not been in contact with anyone with symptoms of Covid19. At the time of your treatment your temperature will be taken and hands sanitised prior to entering the treatment room. Our team will wear face coverings and sanitise all equipment. Our full Covid19 policy can be found at teamactuate.co.uk/covid19healthandsafety. Thank you for your support in helping us all keep safe.
On arrival for their treatment, clients will be shown a screening form outside the treatment room from a safe distance to the answer following questions:
Clients will then have their temperature taken with an infared thermometer and hands sanitiser before entering the treatment room. Any signs of raised temperature or symptoms and the treatment will be cancelled.
The following measures will be adopted:
Clients agree to keep updated on our Covid 19 Health and Safety Policy before booking treatments as shown on the teamactuate.co.uk/covid19healthandsafety page on our website.