Exam Paper: Health & Safety, Part 1

Please Read Carefully

The questions laid out here are the written part of this module: we recommend that you read these questions through so that you become familiar with them but do not fill them in until you have completed your practical styling.

When you are ready to submit your work, come back to these questions and fill them in before sending to us for grading.

We will confirm receipt of all submissions as soon as we receive them.

    Surname:

    First name:

    Email:

    THE HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK ACT

    Q1 Health and Safety at Work Act: List three key points in the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974?.


    Q2 State your responsibilities and reasons for maintaining personal hygiene, protection and appearance according to accepted industry and organisational standards?

    Q3 What does the abbreviation COSHH stand for?

    Q4 Briefly explain what COSHH says about risk assessment and chemical storage?

    Q5 Who holds responsibility for health and safety within your working environment eg, a hairdressing salon, your home or when visiting a client in her home?

    COMMUNICATION, ASSESSMENT, ILLNESS & CONDITIONS

    Q6 With the example of one visual aid, explain why visual aids are useful in client communication?

    Q7 What are the benefits of good communication with a client in terms of health and safety?

    I accept that the answers above are my own and that this submission is final and cannot be submitted again.