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A Clean Sweep: Safe Work Practices for Custodians

A Clean Sweep was written for the school custodian, but the information can be easily applied to any situation where custodians and janitors work. It is a colourful, waterproof, three-fold brochure highlighting practical ergonomic tips and solutions to a variety of risky tasks faced by custodians’ everyday. It covers topics such as cleaning walls, dusting, mopping, vacuuming, and emptying garbage. It provides information on ergonomic issues such as practical engineering controls, safe work practices, organizational and workplace awareness, and equipment maintenance.

Please note: This document prints as 8½ x 14 (legal size), with a sideways cover.

Also available in: Français, English
Publication Date: Jun 2006 File type: PDF (3 MB) Asset type: Book Order: BK102