Enhance Facilities Services’ Managing Director Receives Chartered Practitioner’s Status

On Monday, 20th September, Enhance’s Managing Director, Sandy Aird plus nine other Members of the Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners were the first candidates to receive the Award of Chartered Practitioners in Environmental Cleaning.  The Awards were presented by Deputy Master John Shonfeld and Major General Jeremy Rowan CB OBE, who is the Chairman of…

British Cleaning Council – Industry Report 2021

The British Cleaning Council have issued their 2021 Research Report. The cleaning industry is one of the largest industry employers in the UK.  636,300 are employed to provide daily cleaning services to buildings. There are 4,100 businesses in the sector employing 11 or more people. The Effect of the Pandemic Covid-19 represents a turning point…

Is Your Business Post Pandemic Ready?

The roadmap out of lockdown has begun however strict rules are still in place with the government instructing businesses and organisations to ensure premises are regulated to Covid Secure requirements.  The government ‘Staying Covid Secure’ poster should be displayed in every workplace. As a minimum, frequently touched surfaces should be wiped down twice a day,…

The Third Wave – Is It Coming To The UK?

Many of us will be relieved to see the lockdown restrictions eased  this week and looking forward to their complete removal  on 21st June. But do we need to be concerned about a third wave of Covid infections and deaths? Professor Chris Whitty said on 29th March that ‘there will definitely be another surge at…

To Jab or Not To Jab?

The COVID-19 vaccine is being offered to people in order of those most at risk and the UK government has been successful so far in getting people vaccinated as quickly as possible. As of 25th March 2021, nearly half the UK population has received their first vaccination. It is not a legal requirement to have…