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July 26, 2011 0 Comments
Creating speed limits for different areas of your plant is critical for forklift safety. It also allows logistic costs to be estimated and calculated more effectively; ensuring better understanding of traffic movement. In addition to this it is vital to improve visibility throughout the workplace in order to reduce risks and improve workplace safety.
July 11, 2011 0 Comments
One of the most important actions an employer can implement is to ensure effective separation between where forklifts & pedestrians operate. Separation will ensure better flow of traffic; while also safeguarding workers well-being.
July 04, 2011 1 Comments
This three part series is aimed at helping people understand the risks associated with pedestrian traffic and safety. In part (1) we will introduce you to forklift related injuries. In parts (2) & (3) we will discuss possible solutions to the key areas of risk, namely; separation, speed management and visibility.