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Guidance notes now available Outbreak Decontamination & Infection Control Awareness Our technical team have created 2 helpful and useful guidance documents on the following: Outbreak DecontaminationInfection Control Awareness Infection Control AwarenessThis document details how infections are spread and offers guidance on what can be done to help stop...

Stan Atkins Group Chief Executive Officer Answers some of your questions On Monday the 23rd March I wrote to the BICSc Members explaining what steps we have taken to keep the Institute operational during this time of uncertainty. We have had numerous responses, in the main...

Firstly, I hope this message finds you well and you, your family and those working within your organisations are staying safe during these uncertain and extremely trying times. We, like everyone else have been keeping a close eye on the developments of Coronavirus and we have been...

The novel coronavirus COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2), and the infectious disease it causes, is currently raising a lot of questions and concerns. As the head of your scientific advisor board, I would like to give you some information on this topic so that you can correctly assess...

Friday 13th March 2020 BICSc update to the outbreak of COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) In these uncertain times, we wanted to provide an update on what we are doing at BICSc to support you and your organisations.As the situation around novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, we will all...

The latest update from Dr Andrew Kemp PhDThere is no doubt that COVID-19 is causing significant problems around the world. As cleaning operatives, like healthcare staff, you may be exposed to more viral load than most, dependant on how quickly these spread through the UK....

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) is calling upon suppliers to the cleaning industry to take part in the creation of a new Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) to deliver a UK-wide, Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) inclusive agreement, that meets customers cleaning needs, delivery requirements and is...

The Golden Service Awards were once again a fantastic event which brought together the professional cleaning community for a day of celebration.The Awards, hosted at the Hilton on Park Lane, spanned 17 categories that covered different markets such as offices, healthcare, hospitality and retail.Winning a Golden...

JOIN US AT THE RUBBERMAID SUSTAINABILITY & INNOVATION OPEN DAY. 12TH MARCH 2020 | QE II CENTRE LONDON 10:00 - 16:00 This is a free event which will give members a great chance to meet face to face with the BICSc team. The event is also a fantastic...

What does the Good Work Plan mean for the cleaning industry? When it was published in December 2018, the programme of employment law reforms outlined in the Good Work Plan was described as “the largest upgrade to workplace rights in a generation”.Still, it has remained...