At First Point Cleaning, the Safety and Wellbeing of our staff and customers, at their specific sites, is paramount to us. We have moved fast to implement any additional guidance during the coronavirus outbreak and it now is clear that businesses across all sectors will have new ways of working for the predicted future.
The Government issued guidelines on May 11th, 2020 to assist businesses to follow 5 steps to Safer Working Together. As an essential cleaning service provider, this company policy includes the measures we are actively taking to mitigate the spread of coronavirus.
First Point Cleaning has a detailed risk assessment, identifying measures to control the risk that COVID 19 poses to our staff, clients, their staff, and visitors.
We have regular clear and concise communication with our cleaning operatives, and they have been given the measures detailed in our risk assessment and how it applies to their individual site.
The points highlighted are:
Staff at First Point Cleaning have always had PPE in accordance with HSE guidance for our industry.
Guidance for Working Safely during Coronavirus Section 5 sets out responsibilities for individual businesses to have a clean workplace with additional hand washing facilities or hand sanitiser, switching to paper towels rather than air or roller driers and to increase the frequency of cleaning.
We have these facilities at our head office and seek to assist our clients by: