Published 2 February 2020
Last updated 19th March 2020
Tallon International Limited - Coronavirus business action plan
We want to inform and keep you updated on a regular basis of the actions that we have and are taking, to ensure the well-being of our colleagues and customers, in response to the growing threat from Coronavirus
Shortly after the COVID-19 outbreak occurred in China, we began reviewing and implementing provisions as a part of our overall business continuity plan. This plan outlines specific steps we are taking and will continue to take to safeguard our staff and customers and their families health and well-being during a pandemic while ensuring the Company’s ability to maintain main operations and continue providing essential service and supply to our customers.
This policy and plan of action includes:-
Members of our operating board of Directors to monitor and action, and UK Government and Public Health England guidance
Ensuring employees receive regular briefings regarding new operating procedures aimed at protecting our employees, customers and the business
Restricting international travel and attendance by employees to supplier meetings and exhibitions
Increasing the frequency of deep cleaning and disinfecting surfaces such as doors, phones and desks
Increasing the deployment of antibacterial hand sanitisers and hand wipes within the business & instructing commercial deep clean and antibacterial fumigation
Introduction of a no hand shake policy across the business
Installation of posters to reinforce good practice regarding hand-washing
Introducing software and hardware to enable remote working where suitable or necessary
An awareness and risk assessments to establish the necessity of field based sales team and employees visiting individual customers, suppliers or their premises
Elderly, high risk and those with chronic illnesses and health problems as listed in the governments guidance to be isolated accordingly
Reducing and office staff to smaller teams or split office-based shifts
The Board here take the COVID-19 threat seriously and we are taking all reasonable measures to prepare for and mitigate the risk of COVID-19 to our employees, our customers and our business. Thank you for your continued support.
We thank all during this time and wish good health to all our customers, employees and their families...