Ohana Early Learning is aware there is a lot of plants that are poisonous or capable of causing highly allergic reaction. The Service’s aim is to minimise the risk to children in relation to hazardous plants. The service, where possible will gain professional advice when installing landscaping or introducing new plants at the service.
Who Is Affected?
Remove all poisonous plants;
Make available to all Educators and other Staff the latest information on poisonous plants;
Supervise children at all time around plants;
Teach children not to eat anything straight from a bush or plant; and
Keep the Poison Information phone number13 11 26near the phone.
Burning to the mouth
Irregular heart beat
Ring Poison Information Line 13 11 26
Call000if child is having difficulty breathing, is unconscious or having a seizure.
Policies are reviewed regularly by management, employees, parents and any interested parties to ensure that they comply with Laws, Regulations and Guidelines.
|Policy created.||February 1, 2016|
|Policy reviewed.||October 2, 2017|