With the weather being as mild as it is for February, you might find yourself doing minor outdoor work or more house cleaning than usual. While it is great to get a jump-start on spring-cleaning, do not forget to protect yourself from preventable injuries. Employees and families benefit from safety in numerous ways. Markatos Services Inc. employees are trained on multiple safety standards, including some of the safety precautions mentioned in this article.
It is important to take that extra second and use all safety precautions. Here are some examples to consider:
- Tie down ladders to prevent them from fall over.
- Wear safety goggles to protect your eyes from harsh cleaning chemicals.
- Wear rubber gloves to protect your skin from chemical burns.
- Wear a back-support belt while lift heaving objects like laundry baskets.
- Lift with your legs, not with your back!
When you take all safety precautions into consideration, your income is protected, your family’s lives are not altered and stress levels will remain low. Remember to be safe while doing everyday cleaning and outdoor maintenance work. If safety is prohibiting you from cleaning your gutters on a beautiful day, just know that Markatos Services Inc. can take care of all your home maintenance needs. (Markatos Listed Services)
Markatos employees are professionally trained in safety, quality and consistency. As a Delaware Safety Council member, Markatos Services Inc. takes pride in their personalized and professional Safety Training Program. Not only is it an OSHA requirement, it is extremely important to keep customers and employees safe at all times. Leave the stress of safety precautions to the professionals.
It is always nice to be stress free. Keep in mind that having an injury can cause stress on yourself and the people around you. Take that extra second to protect yourself from preventable injuries that can potentially happen from everyday home maintenance activities. Don’t want the stress of it all? Call Markatos Services Inc. at 302-792-0606.