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Key guidelines to transportation, warehouse safety compliance

Posted by Karen Hales on Aug 8, 2017 11:37:05 AM

Safety practices to reduce accidents, minimize injury

Your warehouse and transportation operations play a key role in the success of your business. Any operation interruptions or mishaps can drastically affect your company and its customers.  It is important to have guidelines for safety compliance designed specifically for your work environment and regular health and safety meetings, which will lead to fewer workplace accidents and absenteeism due to injury.
 
Reducing the risk of injury and accidents should be actively sought after by any business owner. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, one in 20 warehouse workers will suffer a workplace injury in a given year. Meanwhile, the average cost of a recordable injury in the United States is $35,000 in workers’ compensation and lost productivity costs, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

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5 Warehouse Safety tips for an Accident-Free Workplace

Posted by Jessica Kane on Sep 20, 2016 12:49:58 PM

One in 20 Warehouse Workers Suffers Injury Each Year

Protecting company employees and assets should be proactively sought after by any business owner. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, one in 20 warehouse workers will suffer injuries in a given year. Creating a safe work environment and culture of safety brings benefits to both workers and management. Having a set of safety measures specifically designed for your work environment and regular health and safety meetings will minimize the risk of injury, causing fewer workplace disruptions and absenteeism due to injury. Below are five warehouse safety tips for maintaining a productive, accident-free warehouse.

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