Risk assessment and management
Standard 11: A risk assessment and management process is
11a There is a record of the service
user’s vulnerabilities and risks, including:
• harm to others
• social vulnerability
• sexual vulnerability
• neglect, and
• informal carer risk assessment, where relevant.
11b The risk assessment leads to the generation of a risk
management plan that is:
• developed with the service user
• communicated to all those involved and identifies roles and
• reviewed at regular intervals, and
• amended as necessary.
11c Serious incidents or near misses are reported in accordance
with local governance arrangements.