Seymour Consultants are always invested in staying up to date with new legislation and changes to business practices, and as COVID-19 literally brought the world to a standstill, it would be fair to assume that Workplace Health and Safety procedures might need to be looked at.
A Workplace Health and Safety report can look very different depending on your workplace; if you need a thorough assessment of safe practices within the workplace, a Workplace Health and Safety Report from Seymour Consultants in Queensland and New South Wales is the best way to ensure you are up to code.
How has the workplace changed due to COVID-19?
Whilst a clean and tidy workspace has always been advised, routine cleaning, sanitising, and disinfecting of high traffic areas are required in all workspaces. Keeping staff and customers safe is the top priority. The Queensland and New South Wales Government website has documents that have guidelines on the best way to implement routine cleaning in your workplace.
Plan, Consult, and Coordinate – We are all in this together!
Looking at the workplace and consulting with staff on how best to implement a COVID-19 safe plan is vital, we are all in this together. By changing the behaviours and implementing changes for all employees, you can work together to make a safer working environment.
Minimising the risk and exposure to COVID-19 involves everyone; from routine cleaning to each employee washing their hands at regular intervals, everyone needs to be onboard.
A risk management approach is needed to reduce exposure to Covid-19 in the workplace; since Covid-19 has thrust us into a new way of working it can be hard to keep up to date with what is expected as an employer, and a professional Workplace Health and Safety Report from Seymour Consultants can ensure that your staff are safe, and your workplace is up to standard.
Look at your health and safety holistically, when you change something it can have a domino effect, that is where a professional Workplace Health and Safety report from Seymour Consultants in Queensland and New South Wales can help you get it right first time.
Always Striving for Better Practices
Seymour Consultants in Queensland and New South Wales look at the workplace and work processes and assess how to better business practices to reduce the exposure to Covid-19.
What do we look at?
Areas where staff work in close proximity, and how to implement social distancing where possible.
Ensure break rooms, and common areas are regularly cleaned, adequate spacing between workers is advised, and the appropriate signage is in place to educate employees of their responsibilities.
We look at high touch areas and at implementing regular cleaning schedules.
Adequate signage for workspaces is essential in reminding, educating, and encouraging best practices in combating the spread of Covid-19.
Workplace Health and Safety Made Easy
If you are feeling overwhelmed by the change in business practices, do not worry, just call Seymour Consultants in Queensland and New South Wales for a detailed Health and Safety Report that will ensure your business is following current legislation and keeping your workforce safe.
Covid-19 is still a very real threat, so minimise your exposure with a Workplace Health and Safety Report from Seymour Consultants.