The recent fire on a boat (See link below) in Hartbeespoort Dam really hits home on the danger a fire can have on a business as well as people. In the recent fire on a boat in Hartbeespoort Dam, four people lost their lives.
Although physical damage is a serious concern, prevention of loss of lives should be a top priority.
Leaving these two concerns aside, the reputational damage, for this business is now irreparable. Future revenues and business performance is seriously affected and could lead to further job losses.
Often business owners don’t think of the broader aspects that a negative event can have on a business.
In this light, we urge customers and potential customers to check their certificate of expiry and ensure that the kitchen extraction is serviced regularly.
Click below to read the article on this incident.