Reading: Horseman Coaches awarded national safety standard

Horseman Coaches, award-winning private coach hire company based in Berkshire, has been awarded the national ‘We’re Good to Go’ Industry Standard for its commitment to providing safe transport for all passengers and staff.

Horseman Coaches has implemented processes such as enhanced cleaning regimes, safe boarding procedures, remote monitoring and many more safety features, to protect both its staff and passengers as they return to public transport. Its extensive range of safety measures include:

  • Staff temperature screening

  • On-board hand sanitiser stations

  • Reduced seating capacity to ensure social distancing

  • Controlled boarding procedures

  • Sterilisation of the vehicles before and after each passenger journey

  • Daily antibacterial atomising (fogging), ensuring no area goes untouched

  • Daily monitoring of CCTV to ensure passengers are adhering to our guidelines

These efforts have afforded the company with national recognition of its compliance with all latest Government and public health guidance, reassuring customers that it is operating to the highest standard of Covid-secure transport solutions across its fleet of coaches.

James Horseman, company director, said: “We are extremely proud to announce that Horseman Coaches has received the ‘We’re Good to Go’ Industry Standard, in recognition of the extraordinary measures we have implemented to protect our passengers and staff.

“We remain in regular contact with the Department for Transport and Public Health England to ensure that our services adhere to the latest government guidance, offering our customers that much needed confidence to return to public transport. The health and safety of our passengers and staff remains the number one priority and we are fully committed taking all necessary action to ensure this.”

Horseman Coaches has been providing personalised transport solutions for 43 years and excels in both corporate and student travel. The company has won three national awards in the last three years and were awarded the title of UK’s Coach Operator of the Year in 2017 and 2019.

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