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Are your bathrooms as bad as those at the Winter Olympics in Sochi?

by , 10 February 2014
Have you heard all the hype about the interesting bathroom facilities at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia? What do your facilities look like? Here are five items you must provide in your toilet and washrooms...

Dear Reader

Have you heard all the hype about the interesting bathroom facilities at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia? Not only do they detract from the true purpose of this worldwide event, but they can be a health and safety risk to the athletes and guests.

So, quickly run to your bathrooms… What do your facilities look like? Would they pass an inspection test? Read on for the five items you must provide in your toilet and washrooms (National Building Regulations)…  

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Five items you must provide in your toilet and washrooms for employees
  1. Toilet paper;
  2. A toilet seat for every toilet;
  3. A towel for every employee, or disposable paper towels, or hot air blowers, or clean portions of continuous cloth towels;
  4. Toilet soap or liquid soap dispensers. These should be in a clean and hygienic condition;
Read on for the last item to check in your toilet and washrooms…



Five items you must provide in your toilet and washrooms for employees continued…
  1. If you're in construction, you need to provide one sanitary facility per 30 employees.

So, make sure your bathrooms are in a condition that you would be proud of and that would pass an inspection. Never let your bathrooms be the only memorable thing to your guests. To see all your Health and Safety duties when it comes to your workplace facilities, turn to Chapter W02: Workplace Facilities in your Health and Safety Advisor.

Stay Safe,

Louise Harty
Senior Product Manager: Health and Safety

PS – If you have any health and safety questions, ask them on the Health and Safety Club Site. A place where like-minded people connect.







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