CLEAN. MEASURE. MONITOR.
Taking the proper housekeeping and maintenance measures is key to ensuring your safety and the safety of others in the workplace. When you’re able to recognize, avoid, report, and eliminate housekeeping and maintenance hazards, you help create a safe environment for all. It starts with identifying these various potential dangers and placing proper techniques to help eliminate safety threats.
Below are a few tips to promote safety in the workplace:
Safety in the workplace can be hindered in many different ways. One way is through improper storage of materials. Properly storing products and materials can help avoid common safety issues such as slips and falls, fires, and confined spaces. Here are some tips for proper storage:
You play an important role in identifying and eliminating or controlling hazards in the workplace that can otherwise hinder safety. This requires you to be alert to any potential for harm or injury arising from the task, the tools and the work environment. Hazardous materials may include products which are labeled poisonous, toxic, flammable, corrosive, reactive or explosive. So, always read the label when handling certain chemicals.
Another method for ensuring safety in the workplace is using designated areas. Designated areas include facilities, such as showers, washing facilities, changing rooms, break rooms, and smoking areas. Such facilities must be maintained and cleaned as often to meet required standards of hygiene and good sanitation. Follow safety protocols for each areas.
Service Keepers is serious about safety and health. Be sure to get in touch today to learn more about how we’re helping combat COVID-19.
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