Environmental services specialist The Filta Group has provided all of its field staff with weekly Covid-19 testing kits.
The testing will be conducted at the same time each week with the results managed by Filta’s HR and compliance team.
Filta Group MD Brian Riordan commented: “We believe it’s the right thing to do. We want to do whatever we can to keep our staff and customers safe. All businesses want to see an end to this pandemic and a return to normality – and we believe regular testing will help with this.”
The business is using Covid-19 rapid antigen testing kits approved by Public Health England and the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency. Having secured a volume price, Filta is also able to supply to any fellow contractors or customers who may need them.
The Filta Group provides services to commercial customers and serves over 7,000 kitchens every week across the globe. Filta’s team of engineers and environmental technicians offer nationwide coverage and provide services including grease trap management, fridge seal replacement, pump services and kitchen extract ductwork management.