There will also come a time after the shutdown. Even now, in Germany, selected businesses are being allowed to open their doors to customers. Shop owners are required to implement special hygiene measures.
In addition to the proximity regulation, which is clarified by signs and floor markings, protective screens at counters and cash registers are effective prevention measures against infectious diseases such as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
The “Handel und Warenlogistik” trade association has published examples from the retail sector for the retail industry as best-practice solutions. Checkout areas and counters that are shielded by special barriers are illustrated.
In order to protect checkout area workplaces, we have developed solutions that can be implemented quickly and are custom-tailored to specific needs. Transparent partitions made of acrylic or toughened safety glass panes effectively prevent the air flow from hitting the checkout staff at head height in case of coughing or being directly addressed by customers.
In order that the partition doesn´t generate an additional danger element, the robust construction of the frames and extra adhesive strips ensure that the partition is sufficiently stable. A generously dimensioned pass-through enables the transfer of change or receipts.
When paying cash, the following applies: to avoid having the customer handing over the money directly to the staff, a small tray or fixed shelf should be used for transfer.
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