Purpose and Aims

This policy, which applies to all adult care services, sets out the values, principles and procedures underpinning the care provider’s approach to assessing and managing the risks to service users of coming to harm. Implementation will achieve the requirements of the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014, and the Regulated Services (Service Providers and Responsible Individuals) Regulations 2017, which are being implemented under the Regulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) Act 2016.

Regulation 15: Personal Plan, Regulation 18: Provider Assessment, Regulation 21: Standards of Care and Support — Overarching Requirements, and 20 and 21 on “Safeguarding” are all relevant in relation to this policy.


Want to read more?

This content requires a Croner-i subscription.

No Subscription?


Contact us to discuss your requirements.

Book a demo
Call an Expert:

0800 231 5199

Talk to us on

live chat