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A warehouse should run like a well oiled piece of machinery

Running any operation needs to be done with care and attention in order for it to be successful and effective. A warehouse requires everything and everyone to work as a team both for efficiency and safety. A successful warehouse is … Continue reading

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Avoiding forklift accidents

Although forklift trucks make warehouse work much easier, if not used properly then they can be dangerous. If the correct protocol is not followed, the driver and or other staff could be badly injured or even killed. Forklift operators must … Continue reading

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Material handling safety is so important

We have all seen dramatic photos on the evening news of warehouses going up in flames. Very often, an examination of the scene reveals that a leaking or improperly handled cylinder is responsible for the damage. This is one materials … Continue reading

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Free Lifting Safety Wall Chart

If you have ever had to think about lifting something heavy at home, you’ll have been sure to think quite hard about it, questions like ‘How can I move this without hurting my back, or dropping it?’ no doubt crossing … Continue reading

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Pocket Guide to Lifting Safety

Have you ever been in a position where you are not quite sure about the right way to use hydraulic pumps, hoses and couplers, or perhaps you just can’t quite work out the conversion between International Systems / Ft.lbs and … Continue reading

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The foundation lies in material handling

Material handling is the foundation of every efficient, safe industrial process. No matter the level of sophistication of a production facility, the line can only move as fast as raw materials are brought in and finished goods are moved out. … Continue reading

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