7 ways to avoid disaster at your yearend function

first_imgSet a time limitSet a definite start and end time to your business’ year-end function and state this on the invitation; it will be easier to draw the line between the work function and any incidents at after-party socialising.Inspect the party premisesCheck out the venue for obvious safety hazards like stair cases, balconies and slip hazards.Food and non-alcoholic drinksEnsure that there is enough substantial food and non-alcoholic drinks available to lessen the possibility of people over indulging in alcohol.Set a limit on free boozeSet a limit on the amount of free alcohol that can be served either in quantity or through a limit on the bar tab.Don’t drink and driveArrange transport for your staff  who have been drinking and prevent any intoxicated staff members from driving. WebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite Freedom of choiceDo not make the event compulsory for staff.  Some staff may not want to attend because of religious or cultural reasons.Anonymous giftsIf you organise a Secret Santa gift exchange, make it clear that gifts should not be offensive, and should not contain sexual content or anything that could be racially offensive – even if it is meant as a joke.center_img DID YOU KNOW?Click on the words highlighted in red to read more on this and related topics.If you are reading this on your cellphone and there are telephone numbers provided in the text, you can call these simply by clicking on them.To receive news links via WhatsApp.For the latest news, visit our webpage or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Join us there!SaveSavelast_img


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