Warehouse working environments have plenty of potential hazards, such as moving forklifts lifting loaded pallets, slips and falls and more. Supervisors and workers must be keenly aware of their surroundings and follow appropriate warehouse safety procedures. Ensuring a warehouse is a safe and healthy workplace is everyone’s business — from top management right down to the most junior employee.
The best warehouse safety practices focus on identifying hazards and reducing workers’ exposure to them. Accident prevention is the number one component in every safety program. That includes all workplaces, and it’s especially applicable in American warehouses where so many mishaps occur.Read More