Archive: 2013

  • Eliminating slips, trips and falls

    Andy Anderson's Industrial Services was recently quoted in this article in "School News":

    "It happens on playgrounds. It happens on stairs and in corridors. It happens on wet days and dry days, inside and out, even just walking around the corner ...... read more →

  • Machinery Cleans

    Having spent a considerable amount of money on a new piece of machinery, a company found during the initial testing process that the product would come out with a black mark on it. Unsure how to solve the issue, Andy ...... read more →

  • Dust Removal

    Dust can be a major problem for plant and machinery causing loss of production and high maintenance costs from repairs. At one plant, during routine checks, machine operators found dust throughout the machinery that they used on a daily basis. ...... read more →

  • High Level Cleaning

    During an insurance audit the auditor pointed out a large amount of dust that had built up on the rafters, purlins, fire sprinklers and hydrant pipes. This was a big issue due to the risk of fire. To solve the ...... read more →

  • Epoxy Floor Coatings

    A new and expensive piece of equipment was to be brought into a factory and the existing floor was showing signs of wear and tear from years of use within an industrial environment. This was part of a large upgrade ...... read more →

  • Confined Space

    Confined space work requires the utmost care, preparation and specially trained workmen. Routine maintenance checks on a flour silo showed the need for repairs and it was also decided that a repaint of the inside would take place at the ...... read more →

  • Use of safety tape

    Marble tiles on the entranceway and steps of an inner city office block when wet had caused many of the staff to slip and fall as they entered the workplace. The property owners were keen to have the GripGuard® Non-Slip ...... read more →

  • Communal Tiled Areas

    At an education campus, two tiled areas were causing a number of slips due to the rain and early morning dew that would sit on the tiles. These areas were high traffic areas with large numbers of students walking over ...... read more →

  • Office/workplace entranceways

    When it had been raining the tiles of an office entranceway became like a skating rink and slips were commonplace. Work shoes with leather soles provided very little resistance and the staff were having to enter the premises walking in ...... read more →

  • Hangar/warehouse floors

    When a fully laden forklift trucks spins 360 degrees on a wet floor when entering a warehouse, something has to be done about it. We treated the warehouse’s concrete floor with the GripGuard® Non-Slip and immediately the problem was eased. ...... read more →

  • Basement car park

    Issues were raised when residents were slipping on the basement car park concrete floor. Rain and debris were being blown onto the floor making the area by the roller door hazardous to walk on. The solution was to carry out ...... read more →

  • Betta clean individual spill kit

    This organic spill kit has been designed for use in the home, on the sea or in the car. Not much bigger than an A4 piece of paper, the Betta Clean spill kit can easily be stored in a cupboard, ...... read more →

  • Spill kits

    Specific issues require specific solutions. We have a range of organic standard spill kits but can tailor a spill kit to an individual company’s requirements. One company we dealt with had machinery that dripped oil but the cost of shutting ...... read more →

  • Kleen sweep – oil spills, checker plate

    20+ years of oil, grime and dust made the checker plate floor in this manufacturing plant look poor as well as creating a health and safety slip hazard. As you can see from the photo, the Enretech Kleen Sweep not ...... read more →