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slip and fall liabilities

Slip and Fall Liabilities

Slips and falls are the greatest general liability claim within the restaurant industry spending over $2 Billion annually* More than 3 million employees and 1 million guests are injured annually* Reduction in slip and fall claims came from proper floorcare training and cleanliness* Statistics courtesy: http://www.issa.com/data/moxiestorage/regulatory_education/shp/slips_case_study.pdf You can easily and quickly reduce the risks of […]

restroom maintenance

Restroom Maintenance

If you operate a restaurant or business that is open to the public, restroom maintenance should be a top priority. Restrooms are used frequently and a customer’s perspective of your restroom impacts how that person feels about your business overall. A dirty restroom indicates to customers that your business is dirty. According to the ISSA […]

slip and fall liabilities

Visible Wet Floor Signs

Your wet floor signs won’t work if no one can see them or if they cause safety hazards themselves. You want easily visible wet floor signs that are brightly colored, large and easy-to-read. It’s even better if your wet floor sign communicates in multiple languages (like English and Spanish, French or Chinese) in order to […]

Wear a Safety Vest

Wear a Safety Vest

When it comes to cleaning outdoor areas, safety is paramount. You are cleaning for the safety of your of your staff and guests. However, the safety of the person doing the cleaning also needs to be a factor. When you are cleaning windows, sidewalks, parking lots or other outdoor surfaces, you should wear a safety […]

slips and falls on ramps

Slips and Falls On Ramps

Slips and falls are a top source of liabilities for many businesses, including in the restaurant industry. Different parts of your business require different cleaning and safety techniques to reduce the risks of slips and falls. For example, commercial kitchens require tools that will remove grease from the floor and entryways need extra matting to […]

Improve Floor Safety with a Dry Mop

Choosing Microfiber

Microfiber is one of the hot new trends in the cleaning industry. A growing number of cleaning professionals and facility managers are choosing microfiber as a cleaning tool. The reason: microfiber is extremely absorbent. Each strand of microfiber is 100 times finer than human hair. The strands are slips to create microscopic hooks and loops, which […]

Cleaning improves safety

Businesses Need a Cleaning Supplies Partner

Have you ever gone to a big box store looking for a specific product, only to be overwhelmed by the choices? There might be half a dozen (or more!) versions of the same item and navigating them might be difficult. This is true in many industries, including cleaning supplies. With 10 brooms in front of […]

Slips and Falls on Leaves

Slips and Falls on Leaves

Fall is here and that means beautiful yellows, oranges and reds hanging from the trees. However, if you’re not careful, those leaves can be dangerous, especially when it rains. Leaves get slippery when wet, increasing the risk of slips and falls. Preventing slips and falls on leaves is relatively easy with some basic outdoor maintenance […]

Winter Weather Floor Safety

Winter Weather Floor Safety

I hate to admit it, but winter is coming. The leaves are turning colors and the temperatures are slowly trending lower. That means it’s time to start preparing your business, specifically your floors, for winter weather. Whether rain, snow, sleet or ice, wintery conditions pose safety hazards to businesses. One customer slip and fall can […]

Fall Cleaning

Fall Cleaning

The temperatures are getting cooler, the leaves are turning colors and that means winter is right around the corner. That means now is a good time to get in some fall cleaning before winter arrives. Clean your outdoor areas. Remove any trash and debris that might be in walkways. Sweep areas around doors, parking lots, […]