Pest Control Services for the Healthcare Industry
Healthcare Trusts, Local Authorities and Governing bodies all have a duty of care to their employees, patients and visitors. A pest infestation can breach that duty – leading to expensive and time-consuming litigation.
In the 24/7/365 world of healthcare, where hospitals can resemble small cities, we have seen that cost cutting has led to some derelict sites, which makes constant monitoring and pest control especially vital. Food and warmth, not to mention the foliage of hospital grounds and the interconnecting corridors of heating and water systems, make healthcare facilities a perfect breeding ground and development environment for pests and birds.
Moreover, whether it’s a hospital, nursing home, clinic, doctor or dentist’s surgery, when dealing with Healthcare pest control, discretion and sensitivity are vital.
Healthcare facilities have a statutory responsibility to take the appropriate control measures and that is where we can help you. With over 30 years of Healthcare experience, Safeguard is expert in monitoring, preventing and controlling pests. We provide innovative, bespoke and discreet solutions to help prevent the cross contamination and secondary infections which pests can cause.
Safeguard Pest Control is one of the top five pest control companies in the UK and is shortlisted for Best Pest Control Company in the UK 2019.
Our highly trained and certified technicians understand the need to be unobtrusive whilst carrying out their duties, and that’s just one of the reasons we are different.
To benefit from our vast pest control experience within Healthcare, call us for a free survey on 0800 195 7766.
What is pest control in healthcare facilities?
Pest control provision for healthcare facilities is strictly managed depending on the location of the issue in the facilities, as there are conditions around infection control. Some areas of a healthcare facility are safe to be part of a planned maintence schedule.
What is pest control services for hospitals?
Pest control provision for hospitals is strictly managed depending on the location of the issue in the hospital, as there are conditions around infection control. Some areas of a hospital estate are safe to be part of a planned maintenance pest control service. A full site survey with one of our team will help you to determine the best and safest service for your needs.
What is the first thing you should do if you see signs of pest infestation?
Engage the services of a professional pest control company who will help you to manage the issue quickly to avoid escalation
What is the importance of pest control?
Pest control is vital to uphold the hygiene standards required in a healthcare facility.
Is Safeguard a member of the British Pest Control Association?
Yes, we have been members of the BPCA for over 25 years and hold a full servicing membership
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