COVID Safety Plan
In order to provide construction supplies to the ACT, we have developed the following COVID Safety Plan.
Castle Construction Supplies COVID Safety Plan
Created and implemented 27 August 2021 for small and local retail business trading in ACT. This plan is displayed at the office and warehouse.
We ensure appropriate physical distancing measures are in place, including maintaining minimum 1.5 metres between people, along with sneeze protection screens fitted to the reception desk within warehouse office.
Deliveries - contactless
All deliveries will be scheduled 24 hours prior to arrival. This will help reduce time spent onsite and minimalize contact with workers or the public. You will be contacted prior to arrival to arrange the location / placement of any deliveries. Staff will be maintaining high levels of hygiene, wearing face masks, and signing into site check-ins where required. Digital delivery docket will be provided following delivery. Castle employees will not attend site sheds, site toilets or group site meeting.
Pick up - contactless
Orders can be placed via phone or email. Pick up items will be left for collection at our designated pickup point at an allocated time. Customers will be required to remain in vehicle for Items which require forklift loading. EFT Payment prior to pick up required for non-account holders.
All staff and visitors will be required to check in using the Check In CBR app by scanning the QR code, and showing staff that they have successfully checked in prior to admittance. Any non-full time attendees doing work at the office warehouse will be also required to sign into the visitor’s log.
Workforce capacity and warehouse space
All office and warehouse entry point are fitted with Check In CBR QR codes, and signage depicting guidelines of attendance. Along with maintaining proper sanitary practices, employees will be required to check temperature when arriving to work. Staggered mealtimes to limit the number of workers congregating in one area. No more than 1 worker per 4sqm. We will be operating on the restricted workforce of 2 persons as outlined in the public health directions.
Cleaning, sanitising and hygiene activities
Each office and warehouse entry point is fitted hand sanitizer and signage outlining personal hygiene measures. Office staff will be required to sanitize their workspaces daily. All office staff common area’s will be cleaned with anti-bacterial disinfectant every (2) hours.
Any area’s open to the public are to be cleaned with anti-bacterial disinfectant every (1) hours. Customers, delivery drivers and others are not permitted to use office warehouse facilities. Cleaning and sanitizing instructional signage are posted withing the office and warehouse.
The Government is urging everyone to stay home if they are unwell. This applies to staff and the broader community. We will be required to turn visitors or staff away if they have clear symptoms of illness.