Better traffic management in warehouses results to higher productivity, reduced risks and better safety. There will be a smoother workflow among the forklifts and personnel. In addition, the work environment will look orderly and professional to everyone. Let’s first cover the.
Worker injuries often result from the following: Being struck by the forklift (especially when pedestrian or forklift is in a corner or intersection) Being crushed by the forklift machine (forklift might tip over or the driver didn’t see the worker behind).
Preventing common forklift accidents starts with determining those likely scenarios. Then, both the managers and operators can formulate strategies and procedures to prevent accidents and minimise safety risks. Common scenarios that involve accidents and injuries include: Forklift or its load tips.
Collisions between forklifts often occur in intersections, tight corners, narrow aisles and blind spots. Even during ordinary forklift operations, collisions and accidents still occur because of negligence and lack of safety tools in the workplace. That’s why in this short article,.
How to stay safe around forklifts? First we have to understand how forklifts work. This understanding will give us a better foundation when formulating safety measures. In addition, we’ll understand the common causes of failures in operation and manoeuvring of forklifts..
How to keep your warehouse safe for crew? It’s a combination of regular housekeeping, proper training to all staff and taking advantage of technology to prevent accidents. Let’s discuss each one of these and improve safety in your facility. Regular housekeeping.