These are signs that small businesses will need to restart in the new normal phase of the COVID 19 pandemic.
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Although that was not prescribed in Mexico small businesses After the COVID-19 pandemic, they can go back to their daily business. In Mexico City in particular, it was announced that the Red traffic light By June 15, as a small business owner, prepare to return to the activities.
In August, the traffic light turns green in the country’s capital to make the call new normality before the coronavirus pandemic, In mid-July, however, the traffic light turns orange and the revival of activities in certain sectors will begin.
The agency said that staggered working hours will be applied and that restaurants, hotels and religious services will be 30% full. Cinemas and theaters at 50%. What is there for micro, small and medium-sized companies? Small businesses with less than 30 employees can operate.
What will the protocols for reopening small businesses look like?
In the experience of European countries like Spain, small venues should refer to some good practices to consider returning to activities.
Some of these measures for reopening small businesses are the disinfection of rooms twice a day: at noon and finally at the end of the day with special attention to contact areas such as buttons, counters, handrails or dispensers. , among other. Shops can be closed for disinfection.
In Spain, the Official Journal stipulates that uniforms or work clothing used for work are washed daily, that facilities must ensure adequate ventilation, and that containers with lids and pedals, if possible, must be handkerchiefs or other disposable material .
The containers must be cleaned at least once a day and disinfectant gel made available to customers.
Grocery stores or restaurants. The businesses that were already selling groceries at home could open their curtains again as long as they kept to them Keep your capacity at 50% and keep the healthy distance of at least one and a half meters between customers and consumers.
Clothing store. In shops in the textile, clothing repair and similar sectors, the use of changing rooms should be limited to the maximum. the tester area It should be cleaned and disinfected after each use. It is also recommended to switch between an open and a closed room. To ensure correct operation, it is recommended that personnel take care of this area and ensure compliance with the protocols.
The small clothing store must have a strategy for treating and disinfecting the tested items of clothing and Ensure hygiene and quarantine of the returned clothes after their purchase.
How about the shoes? It is recommended to use a disposable sock or plastic bag provided by the retailer for each test.
Jewelry and costume jewelry. The customer may not touch any surface, display case or catalog except with new gloves provided by the store or customers and washed with alcohol gel. You cannot touch the goods, but it is the dealer who shows them to you.
All samples must be disinfected, and disinfection of each part is performed every time it is touched or tested.
When testing items, the seller should wear a mask and gloves, and the customer should wear a mask and disinfect the hands or parts of the body to be tested with gel.
Beauty salons and hairdressers. Individual protective equipment such as gloves and masks should be used to ensure the protection of both the worker and the customer. In these rooms, the distance of two meters between customers or patients is maintained.
Hours for over 65 years. A preferred service plan is set for people over 65, which must coincide with the periods during which this group can take their walks.