Entries by Vicky Tayler

How to clean up after a trauma

A trauma incident challenges the normality of our world like few other events. There are many factors that can contribute to a trauma incident; it may be as the result of an accident, an intentional act or as a result of individual tragedy. Whatever the reason the aftermath of trauma needs to be handled in […]

Restoration Response shortlisted for FM Awards 2015

Now in their third year, the Tomorrow’s FM Awards recognise the standout products and services across the industry from the last year. ServiceMaster Clean’s Restoration Response service has been NAMED A FINALIST in the top 50 and with your help, could be named winner! This is what Tomorrow’s FM said about Restoration Response…. In the ever-changing […]

24th March 2014 – Renewable Restoration

Renewable Restoration Published in Tomorrow’s Cleaning in March 2014: Alan Lewin, Business Development Director of ServiceMaster Clean, outlines how organisations can make their facilities more eco-friendly with renewable restoration. Commitment to sustainability is permeating the business world globally. At its simplest, sustainability is a case of ensuring that your cleaning provider uses environmentally friendly products… […]

14th February 2014 – After the Flood

After the Flood Anna Riley, director of ServiceMaster Clean Portsmouth and Southampton, explains how businesses have been restored in the aftermath of recent heavy rains. The last few months have seen UK coastlines battered by storms and thousands of properties flooded as a result of heavy rains. This has caused extensive damage to building structures, […]

DON’T ADD FUEL TO THE FIRE!

January 2014 – DON’T ADD FUEL TO THE FIRE! As featured in Tommorrow’s Health and Safety. Alan Lewin, Managing Director of ServiceMaster Clean, explains why swift action is needed to restore buildings damaged by fire. Fire threats are increasing, according to the Association of British Insurers, with the cost of the average fire claim for […]

Sept-13 – Floorcare in Education

Floorcare in Education – Would Your Floorcare Get an A+? Alan Lewin, Business Development Director of ServiceMaster Clean, provides advice about improving the lifespan of flooring within educational settings. After a summer of sleeping in and doing things at their own pace, students up and down the country will be headed back to or starting […]

September 2013 – New Best Practice Guidelines for Caring for Floor Coverings

September 2013 – New Best Practice Guidelines for Caring for Floor Coverings Launched By ServiceMaster Clean – As featured in FM News A free guide to floor care has been launched by specialists in commercial cleaning and disaster  restoration, ServiceMaster Clean. Figures from the Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) estimate that 583,000 tonnes of flooring […]

June 2013 – One in five businesses are affected

June 2013  –  One in five businesses are affected by a major incident each year and could face closure within eighteen months – As featured in FMJ June 2013 Alan Lewin, Business Development Director of ServiceMaster Clean, explains how businesses can restore their property and revenue. Loss of power or IT systems, dealing with staff […]

June 2013 – What is the future of sustainable cleaning?

What is the future of sustainable cleaning? Published in Tomorrow’s Cleaning in June 2013. “At ServiceMaster, studies have shown that sustainable buildings, or businesses that go green, achieve measurable financial gains due to employee health, productivity, and staff retention, as well as lower operating costs… Click here to read the full article.