If you use heavy equipment every day, it’s easy to become very comfortable. The bad news is that this comfort may cause you to ignore or forget the usual safety procedures.
Unfortunately, on average, two workers die at work each month as a result of being crushed to death. These deaths usually occur when workers do not operate the equipment correctly. In 2013, the use of forklifts alone caused 37% of deaths and 71% of serious injuries.
All employees using heavy equipment shall receive regular training. This training will help them remember safety procedures such as weight restriction. In fact, all workers should learn how to work safely near dangerous equipment. Even without operating the equipment, knowing how to avoid operator blind spots can save lives.
In addition to improving safety awareness, some necessary safety facilities are also indispensable. The installation of safety facilities can greatly reduce the danger caused by the movement of forklifts in the warehouse. Vilnow technology will provide you with the safest and most comprehensive safety products and create a most secure working environment for you.