Keeping our Customers & Employees Safe

GBAC STAR™ facility accreditation!

USESI is Leading the Industry in GBAC STAR™ Accreditation!

What does this mean?

We have invested in the processes and people to take outbreak prevention, response, and recovery to the next step to ensure we have THE safest environment to shop and work in. We are working directly with the Global Biorisk Advisory Council, a division of The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association to earn our GBAC Star Accreditation. You can put your trust and confidence in any of our locations that you are in good hands!

What We Have Done

To achieve GBAC STAR™ accreditation, USESI will demonstrate compliance with the program’s 20 core elements, which range from standard operating procedures and risk assessment strategies to personal protective equipment and emergency preparedness and response measures. Learn more about GBAC STAR accreditation at www.gbac.org.

With GBAC Star, Our Facility Has:

Established and maintained a cleaning, disinfection, and infectious disease prevention program.

The proper cleaning protocols, disinfection techniques, and work practices in place to combat biohazards and infectious disease.

Highly skilled cleaning professionals who are trained for outbreak infectious disease preparation and response.

Letter From Our President

As we try to navigate these unpredictable times, USESI's goal is the safety and protection of our employees and customers. We are striving to one day see some semblance of life pre-Covid19.

Looking to the future, we've organized a committee comprised of key personnel from each region to determine how and what it will take to ensure our facilities are safe, including how to safely transition our staff and customers back into our places of business.

GBAC FAQ's

How often will your facilities conduct cleanings?

Daily and employees are expected to supplement those daily cleanings by wiping down all high touch areas during the day. 

What chemicals will you be using?

Spray Nine and Clorox Commercial Solutions Hydrogen Peroxide Disinfecting Cleaner.

Do you have a cleaning checklist?

Yes, each location will have its own cleaning checklist to ensure cleaning is being done correctly and with appropriate chemicals. The checklist will be submitted weekly to our Safety Manager to ensure a strict schedule. 

Who is your contact for any safety issues?

Anthony Licata, Safety Manager  alicata@usesi.com