Is Your Office Clean?

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You think you have a tidy workplace but is your Office Clean? Visually your office could look tidy but research has revealed the following facts:

• The average workplace desk can be 400 times dirtier than the average toilet seat.
• Workplace equipment can be 400 times dirtier than the average toilet seat.
• There are 16 million microbes found on the typical office keyboard.
• Only 3% of offices sufficiently clean their equipment.

So how does this bacteria find its way into the office? The following stats explains some of the causes:

• The typical office worker’s hands come in contact with 10 million bacteria per day.
• Cleaning hands after using the toilet can reduce contamination by 10%.
• 1 in 3 office workers admit to not washing their hands after they use the toilet.
• 30% of workers only use water to wash their hands.
• 1 in 4 have faecal bacteria on their hands.
• One person carrying a virus will infect 50% of all equipment and employees in their vicinity in just four hours.
• Almost 2 out of 3 office workers say that they eat at their desk.
• 80% of infections spread via contact with contaminated surfaces and not through coughing and sneezing.

Total Clean Manchester offers an extensive range of expert contract commercial cleaning and complementary, specialist cleaning services. We service the Manchester, Salford, Sale, Trafford and surrounding areas.

Call today on 01612072013 or submit our contact form and one of our representatives will be in touch to discuss your office cleaning requirements.

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