Focusing on sustainability improves efficiencies and creates economic value. It’s especially the case in the huge logistics and transport industry where it adds more than $130 billion to Australia’s economy (and employing at least 1.2 million people). In this huge industry,.
Unacceptable shock and vibration levels experienced by equipment during transit can result in equipment damage and failure. Shock and vibration are normal but can get beyond the acceptable levels due to speed, manoeuvres, air turbulence and sea conditions. Whether it’s transit.
In the supply chain particularly during transport, goods could be damaged or compromised because of the movement and long hours. This results in huge financial losses and more importantly the loss of integrity and customer trust. The warehousing and logistics industries.
The correct handling and proper transport of temperature sensitive products is becoming more important not because of strict regulations, but because of the need to ensure the integrity of the products and the cold chain. After all, regulations are becoming stricter.
Efficiency is about getting results with minimal energy and resources used. Often the result is about getting from point A to point B with minimal waste of time and effort. This applies to warehouse management but the difference is that the.
More than 3,400 workers lost their lives in work-related incidents from 2003 to 2016 (source: Safe Work Australia). Around 25 per cent of that occurred within the transport, postal and warehousing industries. Although the number of worker fatalities gradually gets lower.