Common Hazards in the Manufacturing Industry to Be Aware Of

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In the manufacturing industry, working conditions, responsibilities, processes and safety hazards are all something to keep in mind throughout the workday. Here are the biggest risks to be aware of. Slip, Trips and Falls Over a quarter (26 percent) of all nonfatal injuries involved slips, trips and falls, according to the Centers for Disease Control… Read more »

Beat the Heat with These 5 Safety Tips

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Summer months mean hot weather, which can create safety concerns for many workers. Issues can range from relatively minor heat cramps to more serious and even life-threatening conditions like heat exhaustion and heatstroke. Here are five tips to help you beat the heat and stay safe on the job. 1. Wear Protective Clothing and Sunglasses… Read more »

5 Ways to Improve Safety in Your Warehouse

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Following safety techniques is important in all workplaces, but it’s especially critical in a warehouse. This environment presents numerous safety threats. There are 5.5 workplace injuries recorded for every 100 full-time workers in the warehouse industry, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here are five specific ways to improve safety in your warehouse. 1…. Read more »

How to Prevent Yourself From Slipping, Tripping and Falling at Work

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Safety is always a top priority in any warehouse. One of the biggest threats employees face is slips, trips and falls. In fact, “26 percent of the 892,270 nonfatal work injuries resulting in days away from work were related to slips, trips and falls.” Here are a few ways you can prevent yourself from being… Read more »

6 Safety Precautions Warehouse Workers Can Take Into Their Own Hands

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Working in a warehouse means you’re exposed to certain dangers on a daily basis. Whether it’s dealing with pallet racks, driving a forklift or loading/unloading materials, you need to be aware of your surroundings and remain diligent about safety. While your employer likely makes significant efforts, there are several ways you can take safety into… Read more »