Prepare for winter now
Posted on: April 24, 2015
With temperatures soaring into the high teens and low twenties in recent days, we wouldn't blame you if winter had been put to the back of your mind and your attention had turned to the possibility of a glorious summer! We would love to be doing the same, but for everyone here at Ice Watch we are already looking ahead and preparing for what winter 2015 has in store.
Every year business owners are acutely aware that once temperatures begin to plummet there is an increased possibility that staff and visitors are at risk of slips, trips and falls. Accidents of this kind account for half of all workplace injuries and where business premises are not protected by an adequate winter maintenance plan this risk can be even greater.
The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
“It shall be the duty of every employer to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health, safety and welfare at work of all his employees.”
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