Environmental services specialist Filta Group has announced that all its field staff are now being provided 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 managing director, Brian Riordan said: “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.”
Filta 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 said it is happy to supply to any fellow contractors or customers who may need them.
The Filta Group provides a range of grease management, fridge seal replacement and extract ductwork services to commercial customers and serves more than 7,000 kitchens every week across the globe.