Work Uniform Blog

How Floor Mats Help Create a Safer Workplace

In the midst of the all-encompassing efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus, it can seem as if workplace safety has been reduced to a single focus.

Business owners know better. Maintaining workplace safety requires a diligent effort around accident prevention, cleanliness, and the management of stress and fatigue year-round, no matter what other challenges are with us.

Floor mats play an important role in this effort. While floor mats can be used for their appearance and for branding, floor mats are safety accessories first and foremost.

34,000 Slip and Falls Per Year

In 2018, the U.S. Department of

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Industry Leaders Collaborate on COVID-19 Safety

As in many businesses, industry collaboration in the industrial uniform business provides an array of benefits, from opportunities for professional development to the ability to speak with a bigger voice on key issues.

These days, it’s a lifeline in more than the metaphorical sense as the industry association for the linen, uniform and facility services industry has become a source of critical information around best practices in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Among other efforts, the Textile Rental Service Association (TRSA) is using its on-demand learning program to bring together industry leaders to share knowledge and best practices for …

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Maintaining “Traction” Throughout Challenging Times

“Vision without traction is merely hallucination.”

― Gino Wickman, Traction: Get a Grip on Your Business

It takes more than a vision to steer a family-owned business through all of the challenges a century can bring.

As Roscoe has passed through three generations of the Buik family, the challenges have always kept pace alongside our commitment to core values that include service, integrity, consistency and continuous improvement.

So while the coronavirus is unquestionably among the biggest obstacles we have ever faced, we find ourselves returning to the principles and processes that have gotten us this far.

Roscoe President Jim Buik, …

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