As stock levels rise and fall, pallets migrate, vehicles move, and workers clock in and out, it can be difficult to identify the areas which pose the most risk to your employees. Spread across a large warehouse or multiple warehouses, proactive safety enhancements can sometimes feel ineffective. Where are the risk areas? What should be […]
When products roll out on time and customers are happy, it’s easy to assume a company is efficient – but it’s amazing how many little tweaks can be made to make a big positive impact to an organisation’s bottom line.
Good warehouse efficiency is not only about putting everything in its place and getting products out […]
The coining of the title ‘The Bermuda Triangle’ in reference to baffling disappearances of ships and planes in the Atlantic Ocean can be traced back to 1964. 50 years on and interest in the Bermuda Triangle is still strong; so strong in fact that a poll of over 20,000 people in 2010 determined that 41 […]
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) estimates that roughly 85 workers are killed each year in the US and 34,900 are seriously injured as a result of materials handling equipment (MHE) accidents. In some cases the reasons for these incidents can be put down to inadequate driver training or human error. However, in many […]
A new initiative from the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) is a clear sign that they are as committed to driving down forklift truck-related accidents and near-misses as we are.
Free, online and easy to access, the Safer Site Programme is the perfect go-to safety and best practise guide for anyone involved in and around the […]