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Health & Safety Revision

Quiz by Varine Kelly

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26 questions
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  • Q1
    Which one of the following is a hazard and not a risk?
    Spillage.
    Faulty equipment.
    Poor ventilation.
    Trailing wire.
    60s
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  • Q2
    Which one of the following best describes the legal duties of an artist/stylist under the Health and Safety at Work Act?
    Making sure they cooperate with the salon manager at all times.
    Take reasonable care to avoid harming self and others.
    Attend all training sessions as required by the salon manager.
    Looking after themselves and equipment when working in the salon.
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  • Q3
    Which one of the following is the employee’s legal responsibility when working in the salon?
    To use safe methods of working in the salon.
    To look after the clients belongings.
    To carry out a risk assessment in the salon.
    To carry out the correct treatment/service.
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  • Q4
    Which one of the following is the best way to deal with a faulty piece of equipment?
    Switch off the equipment and put it away in the correct place.
    Check the wires and the plug and try using it again.
    Label it as faulty, remove from use and report it to the manager.
    Label it as faulty so others know what is wrong with it.
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  • Q5
    Which one of the following is the best way to store chemicals?
    In a dark warm cupboard.
    On a high shelf away from danger.
    On a shelf near daylight.
    On a low shelf in a dark cool cupboard.
    60s
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  • Q6
    Why is it important to remain alert to the presence of hazards in the work place?
    To minimise the risk of accident to self and clients.
    To minimise the loss of profit for the salon.
    To make sure all hazards are identified in the salon.
    To make sure the salon looks professional at all times.
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  • Q7
    Which one of the following is the most important reason for dealing with risks in the studio/salon?
    To prevent loss of business.
    To maintain staff security.
    To maintain professionalism.
    To prevent potential accidents.
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  • Q8
    Which one of the following is the most important for an artist/ stylist in the salon under health and safety?
    To look after the client’s safety at all times.
    To use safe methods of working at all times.
    To carry out a risk assessment each year.
    To work to commercially acceptable times.
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  • Q9
    Which one of the following is the correct reason to use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)?
    To make sure the therapist/stylist looks professional.
    To prevent damage to the stylist/therapist skin.
    To prevent damage to the clients clothes.
    To make sure the therapist/stylist all look the same.
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  • Q10
    To whom should health and safety matters be reported?
    The client.
    The receptionist.
    The owner.
    Senior stylist/artist.
    60s
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  • Q11
    Where can additional health and safety assistance be found?
    From your colleagues.
    From your clients.
    From your manager.
    From the receptionist.
    60s
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  • Q12
    Which one of the following risks should be referred to a senior member of staff?
    Spillages.
    Faulty equipment.
    Slippery surfaces.
    Trailing wires.
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  • Q13
    Which one of the following risks should be reported to a manager?
    Trailing wire.
    Client arriving late.
    Spillage.
    Broken chair.
    60s
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  • Q14
    Why is it important to follow manufacturers’ instructions when using products?
    To ensure the service/treatment is completed in the quickest time.
    To impress your manager and meet sales targets.
    To reduce the risk of harm or injury to yourself and client.
    To ensure correct result is reached and meets with client expectations.
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  • Q15
    When maintaining health and safety, personal presentation is important because it
    reduces the risk of cross infection
    reduces the risk of accidents occurring.
    meets salon requirements
    impresses the client and staff
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  • Q16
    Why is it important to behave correctly in the salon?
    To reduce the risk of clients visiting the salon.
    To reduce the risk of harm to yourself and others.
    To promote services and treatments.
    To promote a good image in the salon.
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  • Q17
    Which one of the following is a risk to the environment in your workplace?
    Product spillage.
    Damaged equipment.
    Trailing wire.
    Obstruction to fire exit.
    60s
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  • Q18
    Which one of the following is the most likely cause of accidents in the salon?
    Taking care when working.
    Poor attendance and time keeping.
    Being conscientious.
    Poor personal conduct when working.
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  • Q19
    Why is it important to maintain good posture when working?
    To give the impression of being taller.
    To minimise the risk of injury.
    To give the impression of being smaller.
    To maximise the risk of injury.
    60s
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  • Q20
    Who must provide personal protective equipment when working?
    Employee
    Customer
    Parent
    Employer
    60s
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