As the festive season approaches, the challenges within warehousing and logistics ramp up in parallel. Yet, amidst the hustle and bustle of the holidays, safety must remain paramount. To help ensure this, we present our “12 Days of Safety” – a guide that tackles 12 common warehouse safety challenges using the innovative solutions from Econform.
- Overloaded Racks: Holiday rush often translates to overloaded racks. Econform’s racking inspections can identify potential overloading issues before they turn into serious accidents.
- Incorrectly Stored Goods: Misplaced items can cause serious safety issues. Regular racking inspections can help to identify and correct any storage errors.
- Untrained Temporary Staff: Temporary staff may lack familiarity with warehouse safety protocols. Econform’s Training Academy provides essential education to mitigate risks.
- Unsafe Equipment Operation: Careless handling of forklifts and pallet trucks can lead to disasters. Utilise our Training Academy for rigorous equipment safety training.
- Lack of Safety Inspections: Regular safety checks are paramount. With our web app, schedule and manage inspections with ease.
- Poor Housekeeping: Clear aisles and clean floors are safety prerequisites. Regular racking inspections can help maintain order and cleanliness.
- Inadequate Safety Signage: Clear signage is vital for safety. Regular safety checks through Econform’s racking inspections can ensure signage is clear and visible.
- Lack of Maintenance: Regular maintenance prevents accidents. Use the web app to schedule, record, and manage maintenance activities.
- Inadequate PPE: Personal protective equipment (PPE) is crucial. Econform’s Training Academy can help enforce PPE usage rules through effective education and reminders.
- Extended Working Hours: Overtime can lead to fatigue and increased risk of accidents. With Econform’s solutions, you can implement measures to manage worker fatigue and safety.
- Lack of a Safety Culture: A strong safety culture is a prerequisite for a safe warehouse. With Econform’s full suite of services, create and cultivate a safety-first culture in your warehouse.
- Inefficient Racking: Inefficient racking can lead to accidents and slowed productivity. Econform’s racking inspection services ensure your racking is efficient and safe.
The festive season brings increased pressure, but with Econform’s solutions, maintaining high safety standards is achievable. If you’re keen to explore how Econform can help ensure safety this holiday season, book a demo with us.
Remember, the best gift you can give your team this festive season is the assurance of safety. Let’s make it a safe and merry time for everyone!