A member of staff receives masks for himself and his family
The last few months have been tough as organizations do their best to remain afloat, amidst this global pandemic. Numerous factors such as little to no freight capacity, reduced demand for flowers have made losses in the flower industry inevitable.
However, companies such as Red Lands Roses have had to exercise resilience, ensuring that their staff are taken care of in spite of the circumstances.
At Red Lands Roses, the following measures have been put in place to reduce exposure of the staff to the virus:
In addition to the above measures, staff are trained continuously by the company doctor on how to ensure that they and their families remain safe. This has given the staff the capacity to take care of themselves and those they love at home and in their communities.
A member of staff confirms receipt of masks by signing a records book
Quality masks issued to all staff and their immediate family members
The Covid 19 'holding tent'
A handwashing point at the farm's gate
A disinfection point at the farm's gate
Staff maintain social distance at the clocking-in area