Duty of care includes the concepts

Duty of care includes the concepts:
? To keep individuals safe
? To keep individuals free from harm
? To give choice
Within my role as a care assistant, I have a duty of care where I am required to follow the correct procedures and polices set out to ensure all service users, relatives, co-workers and even myself don’t suffer any unnecessary harm. I have a statutory responsibility which supports everything I do, if I do not adhere to these then it could result in serious consequences for not only myself but for the service users, relatives and manager.
Explain how duty of care contributes to the safeguarding or protection of individuals