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Risk Assessment Result

Swimming Pool - COVID-19

First assessed: Thu 25th Jun 2020. Last updated: Sun 16th May 2021.

We identified the following hazards
  1. Contamination of surfaces with the virus
  2. Coughing/sneezing
  3. Close proximity between persons
  4. Shared shower and changing facilities
  5. Humid environment
We identified the following risks
  1. Contraction of disease
  2. Transmission of disease
  3. Interruption of business operation
We identified the following persons at risk
  1. Staff
  2. Guests
  3. Holiday home owners
  4. Visitors
  5. Local authority officials (EHO etc.)
We have put the following hazard controls in place
  1. The swimming pool will operate with a pre- booked session system for guests staying on the holiday park only.
  2. People who haven’t booked a session will not be allowed entry and there will be no day passes or allowances for family and friends.
  3. There will be a maximum of 25 people in the pool following the pool operations guideline as outlined by pool operations guidance.
  4. Pool users will have a 45 minute swim session and must arrive in their swimming costumes at their allocated times.
  5. The sessions are 45 minutes and start at the following times: 09:00 then every hour until 12:00, 14:00 then every hour until 17:00
  6. On arrival for their session guests will be given a basket by the lifeguard on duty for their towels, shoes and other belongings. They must then take the basket to their allocated table after which they can enter the pool via the entry steps (as shown in the diagram)
  7. On arrival for their session guests will be given a basket by the lifeguard on duty for their towels, shoes and other belongings. They must then take the basket to their allocated table after which they can enter the pool via the entry steps
  8. Once in the pool guests are asked to remain in the pool for the duration of the session and ensure that there is no children running around on poolside.
  9. There will only be one family allowed in the baby pool at any time as per the signage we have provided.
  10. After each session the lifeguards on duty must thoroughly clean down all of the following areas within the 15-minute window prior to the subsequent session: Pool handrails and ladders; Lifeguard high chair; All tables and chairs; All baskets given to guests; Baby changing door and facilities; Main entrance door.
  11. The male and female changing rooms will remain locked at all times. Guests wishing to use the toilet, the baby changer facilities will be available.
  12. The lockers will not be available for use at this time.
  13. Before EVERY shift the lifeguards on duty must take their temperature and record it. If any member of staff feels unwell or is showing ANY symptoms of illness, they are to stay at home and inform the holiday park in the first instance.
  14. We also have a COVID isolation point in the far corner of the pool building by the fire exit. This is there in case anyone shows symptoms whilst swimming and can exit the pool and isolate until they can be assessed and dealt with as per our COVID emergency plan.
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