Covid-19 Safety Measures

Visitor Entrances

– We have locked our west-facing door.
– A sign is posted at all doors to direct all foot traffic to our north-facing office entry

– Our north-facing office entry has a sign noting that anyone showing symptoms of sickness should not enter. Instead, they may call the office number for assistance

Reception 

  • – Front desk is equipped with a plexiglass barrier and social distancing reminder
  • – Front counter has a sign explaining proper handwashing and use of alcohol rubs
  • – Bottles of alcohol-based sanitizing spray are available on the counter for visitor use
  • – Bottles of alcohol-based gel hand sanitizer are available on the counter as well
  • – Visitors who enter past the front desk are required to answer a COVID-19 self-screening assessment
  • – Visitors who enter past the front desk must have their temperature taken with a non-contact thermometer. Anyone with a temperature at or above 38oC will be refused entry

 

  

Washrooms

  • – Signs in all washrooms have been posted for proper hand washing and alcohol rub procedures 
  • – All washrooms are single occupancy only

Office Staff 

  • – Nitrile examination gloves and 3-ply medical masks are available for all employees
  • – Alcohol hand spray is available on the front counter with signage for proper use of alcohol hand rubs
  • – All office workers have their own stations that meet or exceed the 6-foot safety precaution
  • – Daily wipe down of high touch point items (door handles, cabinets, photocopiers, water cooler, coffee maker, fridge handles, faucets, and washrooms)
  • – Staff is responsible for a daily wipe down of their personal work area (desktop, pens, calculator, IP phone, cell phone, keyboard, and computer mouse)

Packages & Deliveries

  • – All parcels are received at the front counter, through our north-facing door
  • – Warehouse shipments are to be left at our shipping bay door, for contactless delivery

Field Workers 

  • – Workers will only visit the office if absolutely necessary. Otherwise, they report to their worksite
  • – Workers visiting the office are to enter through the north-facing warehouse entrance. Once there, they are to remain at the entrance and phone their project manager for further assistance
  • – A ‘Do Not Enter If Symptomatic’ sign is posted on our north-facing exterior warehouse door. ‘Please Wait’ signs are posted on all interior warehouse doors to remind workers to call their Project Manager, instead of entering the office
  • – All workers must take their temperature at the beginning of their shift with a non-contact thermometer
  • – All workers with a temperature at or above 38oC are to return home immediately and contact their Project Manager by phone
  • – All workers must document that their daily temperature check was below 38oC by placing a checkmark beside their name on their daily FLHA cards
  • – All workers who present with COVID-19 symptoms or self-identify as experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, must isolate for 14 days or provide results of a negative COVID-19 test before returning to work
  • – A worker may only return to work once they are no longer experiencing COVID-19 or cold & flu symptoms

         

  • – Company vehicles stay in the possession of their designated driver
  • – Designated drivers will shuttle with the same workers each day
  • – Workers are supplied with disposable masks, nitrile gloves, and hand sanitizer to use when on-site
    – Workers are supplied with face shields, if permitted on site
  • – Handwashing at designated stations is required before and after work, or breaks
  • – Comingling is to be avoided between different trades or groups of workers 
  • – Workers will stay at least 6ft away from each other, whenever possible
  • – Every jobsite will have our complete COVID-19 Safety Measures document available on site
  • – Every jobsite will have a Hand Hygiene sign explaining how to properly wash hands or use sanitizing rubs
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  • – Every jobsite will have a BCCSA COVID-19 hygiene poster available on site
  • – Workers will reference the BCCSA Covid-19 Health Screening Tool to ensure they are fit for work
  • – Any workers showing symptoms of Covid-19 are to call the office and notify their Project Manager immediately

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Contact

 

Address

984 Laval Crescent, Kamloops, BC, V2C 5P5

Phone

Phone : 250-374-5771
Fax : 250-374-4579

Email

info@howellelectric.ca

 

984 Laval Crescent Kamloops, BC V2C 5P5

984 Laval Crescent, Kamloops, BC, V2C 5P5