PEST CONTROL- STRUCTURAL SERVICE
Alcock’s Pest Control Division is dedicated to Service and Maintenance of all commercial
and industrial premises. This is providing a structural pest control managed
service in compliance with most good management practices and protocols in all
industry. Most establishments are
required to have these practices in place but our objective is also to educate
people to the health and safety benefits of having standards set.
will educate and advise on the best implementation for removing the source of pests
that breed and invading our spaces. Insects are the only organisms that are
giving man a real battle for Supremacy and have the ability to reproduce under
the most inherent conditions. Consideration of factors to limit this
reproduction is the key to effective pest management.
more effective means to pesticide control is to educate on good sanitisation measures.
Of course this means that we need the unconditional cooperation of the client
and their staff to make this a successful program.
undertake to report on bad sanitisation, ineffective storing conditions,
leaking taps and pipes and broken or blocked drains, unhygienic garbage areas
and defective garbage disposal …these are a few examples of factors beyond our
direct control, and are the hazards that can jeopardise a successful Pest
target Pests in a structural contracts are for Cockroach /Insect and Rodent
control specifically. These are the most important pests to eradicate because
they harbour many communicable diseases and organisms that are harmful to man.
boards, pheromones based product, electric fly killers and the latest in
tamperproof bait stations for both internal and external solutions are used.
Pest control is not random spraying of chemicals. The preparation of Pest Control
Program would be thoroughly researched and assessed to the latest technolological
standards before implementation.
a fully trained and experienced consultant will survey the premises and make a
detailed report on the situation to each matter. Then he will make
recommendation and offer treatment and control measures. Treatment and Control will
usually involve pesticide treatment. Advice on sanitation measures is also a standard
operating process. A good sanitary environment mean no place for bacteria build
up and less food source for Pests/Insects and Rodents
teams are registered and our operators are all highly trained individuals and
are accompanied by assistants currently in training. All chemicals are
registered under Act 36 of 1947 and conform to the specifications of the
Department of Agriculture and are SABS approved. Each are members of the (SAPCA) South African
Pest control Association and carries a PCO number. Further to, the company is registered
with the Pest Control Service Industries Board (PCSIB). This is of importance
to the various audits required in industry.
the technical aspects are acceptable and an agreement is entered into, our
office programmer will schedule and pre-book visits for our operators with an
authorised person. We also provide a file to each client with relevant details
to the levels of service, schedules, maps, chemical hazard data specs, contact
persons, sighting charts and various other details. This is in line with
expectations for HAACP and ISSO requirements for the various audits that many
companies have in the commercial and Industrial areas.
documents are to be made accessible to the operator on each visit. He will update and fill in the details of his
finding and attend to queries entered into the log. Finally a service report
will be signed off in confirmation of services rendered.