Forklifts, pallet jacks and other mobile equipment make material handling easier and more efficient for employees of factories, warehouses and distribution centers. But when not utilized properly, this heavy machinery can also put the safety of material handling in jeopardy.
Below are 10 ways safety can be improved through the proper use of material handling equipment.
Improving Material Handling Safety
Implementing Safety Measures
One of the easiest ways to improve material handling safety in any facility is to install pads, protectors, guards and other items wherever heavy machinery is used. McCue specializes in designing innovative safety solutions such as:
These products can greatly improve safety by minimizing impact and absorbing shock when collisions happen.
McCue makes material handling safer for employees, inventory and equipment alike. Contact us for a quote today.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration: https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/personalprotectiveequipment/
Did you know that there are 23,000 on the job injuries every day, in the United States alone? Or that damage from forklift collisions often requires multiple, expensive repairs?
Download this guide to learn about ways to prevent these incidents and the consequences of failing to act.