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Forklift Hazards: Pedestrians

The term “forklift” covers a wide range of items and equipment used to move pallets and transport heavy loads. The term can be applied to anything from a simple, non-powered

Workplace Hazards: Noise Levels

“Sound” includes any subtle disruption to the air pressure waves around us that cause the tympanic membrane in the ear to vibrate. When we hear a sound, it’s because an

Ergonomics: Forceful Exertion

In previous blog posts, we’ve discussed some of the serious ergonomic flaws in workplace design that are most often associated with repetitive stress injuries, trauma, or work-induced musculoskeletal disorders. These

Forklift Safety: Maintaining Proper Control

Forklift accidents can be devastating, and when a forklift tips over, collides with another object, drops its payload, or loses traction on a floor surface, employee injury and damaged products

Loading and Unloading From a Vehicle

Forklifts are frequently used to move objects and pallets from one warehouse, loading area, or showroom to another. But materials handling teams may also rely on a forklift when loading