Here at Weedfree we understand the importance of your business needing to continue its operation during ice and snow and also the health and safety issues your business as to adhere to. Our winter maintenance services gives you piece of mind during the winter season.
Our services can done as a one of service or can form part of your grounds maintenance package.
We offer a 24/7 service through the winter and also a emergency service so our vehicles and equipment is out all the time during busy and heavy snow fall periods.
For businesses and other organisations, the wintry weather brings with it additional hazards to premises that must be managed. Slips and trips are the most common cause of winter work hazards The Workplace Health Safety and Welfare Regulations 1992, Reg 12 Condition of floors and traffic routes state: “So far as is reasonably practicable, every floor in a workplace and every traffic route in a workplace shall be kept free from obstruction and any article or substance which may cause a person to slip, trip or fall.”
The HSE Health Safety and Welfare Regulations – Approved Code of Practice, also states: “Arrangements should be made to minimise risks from snow and ice. This may involve gritting, snow clearing and/or the closure of some routes, particularly outside stair, ladders and exposed walkways.”
All employers and businesses need to make sure that frequently used access paths which get covered with frost or snow are cleared, gritted or salted to help prevent people slipping.
How Can We Help You This Winter?
Weedfree is ready to provide your business with gritting, shovelling and more to help keep your premises safe for both your employees and your customers. Call us today on 01623 653568, or visit our contact page for other ways to get in touch with us.