When it comes to the health and safety of your employees, you want them to stay healthy and safe in the workplace. As a business owner or major decision maker in your organization, you set the tone in the office. The health and safety of your employees should be a top priority. If you’re looking for tips for solving health and safety concerns, Extreme Microbial Technologies is here to help.
Instruct Employees On Cleaning Habits
Increased cleanings and disinfecting of your space will help cut down on microbial presence. When you choose Extreme Microbial Technologies, you’ll already have a leg up on disinfecting your space. Our machines work in the background and starts to purify the space to prevent a microbial outbreak from occurring.
Even with the assistance from our equipment, you’ll want to clean and disinfect your space on a regular basis. Involve your employees so they’ll know what needs to be done and can do some of the cleaning and disinfecting.
Encourage Working From Home if Possible
If it’s possible in your industry, encourage employees to work from home if they feel under the weather. That way, people don’t feel like they have to come into the office even when they feel under the weather and risk the chance of exposing others in the workplace. It keeps productivity at the same level while decreasing the likelihood of a sickness spreading throughout the office. You’ll also want to make sure employees have what they need in order to work from home and be successful.
Provide Protective Equipment
When you decide to reopen the office, you’ll want to make sure you have protective equipment available for all staff members. That protective equipment may be different depending on the industry you’re in. You’ll also want to consider what protective equipment your staff will need that won’t interfere with how they do their job. At bare minimum, make cloth face masks and hand sanitizer available to your employees. You’ll also want to make sure there’s enough hand soap available so employees can regularly wash their hands.
Follow All Local, State, and Federal Recommendations
Finally, you’ll want to follow all local, state, and federal health and safety recommendations. You’ll also want to provide brief updates to your employees regarding the recommendations that come from health officials. The more information you can provide to your employees, the more they’ll have to make decisions about their own health and safety and also feel protected in the workplace.
Solving health and safety concerns won’t happen overnight. But, by taking steps to address the health and safety concerns of your employees, you show them that you value them and want to keep them safe and healthy in the workplace. Extreme Microbial Technologies can help. Our equipment helps to reduce the presence of microbes and other harmful organisms in your space and work to target and neutralize viruses, bacteria, and VOCs that threaten your workplace. If you’re interested in learning more about Extreme Microbial Technologies, request more information today.