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Back Care & Lifting PDF Education Supplies

Posted by Kelly Huntley on

Back Care Policy  - The centre will minimise the risk of back injury in child care staff and other staff members by applying principles of back care and correct lifting and carrying technique. To assist PDF Education Supplies have made this vinyl sticker to attach to items that require 2 people to lift. www.pdfeducationsupplies.com.au Tips for better back care: Have shelving, filing cabinets, and storage cupboards at suitable height to avoid stretching to reach them Where possible, kneel rather than bend down, to avoid neck and back problems Carry children only when necessary, in the correct way - with one arm...

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Keeping parents informed of illnesses PDF Education Supplies

Posted by Kelly Huntley on

It is important and a requirement of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation to keep a record of any illness or injury occurring to a centre staff, child, other staff member or visitor to the centre for the effective management of the illness or injury, and to help prevent future occurrences. Public liability, workers compensation and personal sickness and injury insurance policies also require to be informed. This laminated poster will keep parents informed, simple write on and wipe off www.pdfeducationsupplies.com.au

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Dangers of Leaving Children in Cars PDF Education Supplies

Posted by Kelly Huntley on

We are now in Spring and temperatures are on the rise, so it now even more vital that adults never leave a child alone in a car.  There have been tragedies in the past help prevent another by displaying our sign. PDF Education Supplies is passionate about the safety of both children and adults that is why we have this corflute weatherproof sign in our collection.  It is perfect to display in your car park or on the front gate as it will last outdoor for a good few years. www.pdfeducationsupplies.com.au The risks are real please never ever leave a...

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No Smoking Signs PDF Education Supplies

Posted by Kelly Huntley on

In accordance with the NEW No Smoking laws in Queensland from 1 September 2016, PDF Education Supplies have created 2 new products (1 x corflute weatherproof outdoor sign for the fence and 1 vinyl sticker for the windows and doors) www.pdfeducationsupplies.com.au no-smoking at or near under-age organised sporting events and skate parks no-smoking in and around approved early childhood education and care facilities, including kindergartens and places offering after school hour care no-smoking at public swimming pools no-smoking at outdoor pedestrian malls no-smoking at public transport waiting points such as bus stops, taxi ranks and ferry wharves no-smoking at prescribed national...

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Suncream Stations in Early Education PDF Education Supplies

Posted by Kelly Huntley on

To encourage self help and also to assist with your sun policy we have created this great weatherproof sign is perfect to leave outside where you have set up your suncream station(don't forget to see our Acrylic Sun Safety Mirror which will complement it very well. www.pdfeducationsupplies.com.au Australia has the highest incidence of skin cancer in the world and sun exposure during childhood significantly increases the risk of developing skin cancer and melanoma. Sand, concrete and water can reflect up to 85% of sunlight and intensify exposure to ultraviolet radiation. Children’s centre staff and centres can play a vital role...

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