One of my friends, an intelligent, employed, forty something, father of 2, quietly asked me this question, and it occurred to me that others may not know why…
The care of a football pitch has been under the microscope recently, since the World Cup in Brazil, and pressure on clubs of all shapes and sizes, all around to produce a perfect playing surface; so it seems natural to share our advice about the care of pitches…
Winter Maintenance – Gritting and the Law- Reducing the Risk of Slips on Icy surfaces
We begin our assessment of the needs of sites in the winter by taking a look at what responsibilities are asked of our clients; the owners, managers and occupiers of premises…. when should they take responsibility for spreading grit or when should they responsibility be passed to other users of the facility.
Continue reading Winter Risk Management – Grit and the Law – Landscape Maintenance
We have had an odd sort of winter so far….
There has been a situation featuring a rapid snow fall, late on a Friday morning, which meant that some sites which had only contracted us to grit areas for 5 days of a week, did not receive specific attention until the following Sunday night/Monday early morning, after being gritted in the early hours of the Friday prior to snow falling. This is the nature of the 5 day cover. Customers who contracted their sites to 7 day cover raised no concerns this year.