Appearance: Cockroaches range in size and colour depending on species they can range from 10mm – 23mm and colour can vary from pale brown to a reddish black, they have long antennae and two sets of wings.
How do they affect me? Cockroaches can carry diseases such as dysentery, gastroenteritis, typhoid and food poisoning organisms germs can be spread from the body of the cockroach or from its droppings, cockroaches will feed on almost anything including faeces. Foodstuffs can become contaminated when cockroaches come into contact with it.
When foraging for food and water Cockroaches immediately can contaminate food, utensils, and preparation surfaces as they go. In any event, they are capable of carrying the organisms which cause food poisoning in humans and many other bacteria.
In conclusion a client or a customer spot evidence of German Cockroach infestation in the premises you manage, they are likely to complain and request a refund and report negatively on your company on a social network site or even worst they may report you to the (EHO) Environmental Health Officer.
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Clean all surfaces thoroughly to remove any food residue,
Try not to leave dirty dishes and utensils in the sink.
Keep bins covered, clean, and emptied regularly.
Areas such as above and beneath your refrigerator are warm and food collects there attracting cockroaches.
So it is important to clean these areas regularly.
Sealing gaps around doors, windows, and where utility lines enter will also prevent entry.
Repair any leaks beneath the sink and on the sink top immediately thus cutting a potential water source