According to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), in 2015 there were 232,629 claims accepted for lost time due to a work-related injury or disease. Are you taking the necessary steps to prevent or treat these injuries?
According to the Canadian Healthcare Influenza Immunization Network, there are roughly 1.5 million workdays lost annually in Canada because of the flu, resulting in $1 billion in healthcare and lost productivity costs. For a healthier and more productive workplace, a cleaning regimen should be documented and executed.
Establishing a floorcare routine is essential to not only ensuring the safety of your customers and employees, but also to building your brand image. It’s important for companies to make sure they’re keeping their floors in tip-top shape. Here are a few ways you can strengthen your brand by using the right floorcare products and techniques.
A proper first aid kit should be at the heart of any business’s first aid preparedness plan. This doesn’t mean buying a basic first aid kit at the big box store and applying the “set it and forget it” approach. Your team must be ready to quickly respond to minor and major incidents.
Finally, spring is here! Spring signals the beginning of outdoor season for many businesses such as outdoor dining, golf courses, amusement parks and garden nurseries. Before greeting your customers, make sure you’re in tip-top shape with these tips.
As the owner or manager of a business, you’re tasked with staffing, finances, branding, promotions … the list goes on. One of the last things on your mind is probably the state of your washrooms. Let’s talk specifically about hand washing and the benefits of offering paper towels vs. air dryers.
Everyone knows businesses free of dust, dirt and grime are visually appealing, which is essential to success. Beyond the visual benefits, cleaning is also key to maintaining a safe, healthy indoor environment. Are your cleaning products and practices environmentally friendly?
It goes without saying that a clean business is a safer, more productive and more presentable business. But when you see the numbers behind it, it’s eye opening. Customers are more inclined to return to and spend money at a business that is free of dirt, dust, debris and clutter. And employees are more productive when they are in a clean environment and less likely to take sick days.
It’s no secret that sanitary washrooms are important to your customers. But did you know that clean facilities are also critical for a positive, motivated and productive workforce? It’s true, and here’s why.
Employee uniforms are a big investment for your company. When apparel gets damaged it’s a huge problem. Thankfully, specialized locker system programs can help you not only keep garments onsite, but also prevent them from being misplaced.