Under the food saftey regulations introduced in 2006 it is a legal requirement that all food premises must have a pest control system in place and that all food preparation areas must be proofed for potential pests. A breach of these regulations can result in a fine of up to £5000 and under new rules, a prison term of up to 2 years.
This applies to ALL stages of consumable production including:-
Because of this we now provide pest control and prevention reports to 1000's of businesses involved at every stage of the food life cycle. The extensive knowledge and training provided to each of our pest control experts is the key to our success. We know that by understanding the biology and lifecycle of each potential pest, our technicians are able to protect your business and eliminate the cause of your problems with confidence.
We can also supply, install and maintain - electronic fly killers, insect screens and plastic strip curtains.
Under the Health and Saftey at Work Act 1974 all employers must take necessary measures to secure the health, safety and welfare of employees and other people who visit their place of work
A single pest can result in the closure of your business. Whether you're a restaurant or hotel, supermarket or school, you cannot afford a commercial pest control problem. Using our skilled professionals, you will gain the peace of mind that comes from knowing your business and those you serve are protected, whatever the problem.
Even the cleanest buildings have pest control problems. Carpenter ants, roaches, rodents—they can enter in cardboard boxes and wooden pallets, through pipes and vents, through hidden cracks and crevasses.
Spotting one pest means there's likely a much larger colony or nest you can't see. While over-the-counter sprays and traps kill some pests, eliminating the source of the problem takes specialized expertise.
That's why you should call us today and let our years of experience keep your business safe.
All PestControl.co.uk technicians are qualified and experienced in the use of fumigation.
There are a number of agricultural and manufacturing practices which require fumigation services as standard in order to eradicate a pest infestation or to ensure that one does not arise.
Phosphine fumigation is one way of ensuring most bulk food stuffs are pest free. This applies to products such as grains, nuts, cereals, coffee beans, dried fruit and rice.
Fumigation is also used to ensure that cargo imported to the UK does not have a pest infestation. Once the Phosphine is most commonly used in this case as it can penetrate shrink-wrapped and boxed products and leaves no residues of pesticide.
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