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how do you identify any immediate risks to the individual
The risk would depend on the circumstances, if dealing with drug or substance abuse the following guidelines could be applicable 1. request further support and assistance, as required, without delay 2. [ ascertain your own and any person near the individual’s personal safety 3. make the individual aware that you are available and willing to help 4. obtain personal details from the individual or any person near the individual who has used the substance 5. obtain information on the substance used from the individual or any person near the individual who has used the substance 6. encourage the
individual to describe any pain or discomfort they may be experiencing 7. act upon the immediate risks to danger consistent with agency policies and procedures and your own role 8. request further support and assistance, if required, without delay 9. ensure your own personal safety and of any other person near the individual 10. take actions which are appropriate to the substance used and the effect it has had on the individual 11. take steps to calm the individual, if the individual is in an agitated state, if safe to do so ]
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