Convenience stores

Convenience stores and retail

There are many potential hazards for convenience store owners, with slips trips and falls being the single, most common, cause of major injury in the UK.

Other potential hazards include:

• Manual handling
• Robbery and violence
• Working at height
• Transport
• Contact with cleaning chemicals
• Electrical equipment
• Lone working

As a business owner, it is your responsibility to consider these hazards and risks and take steps to ensure the safety of your customers and staff.

Inspections, risk assessments and audits for retailers

We will help you to promote a safe workplace by conducting a thorough convenience store risk assessment on your premises. This will, allow your employees to feel confident in their ability to go about their work with minimal risk and prevent the potential for lost productivity for injury related absences.

Our risk assessments for convenience stores are carried out by trained consultants, with considerable experience in the field of health and safety.

If you would like more information regarding this, please do not hesitate to get in touch.