OSHA Guide for Materials Storage Safety

Materials Storage Safety Hazard: Improperly stored materials may fall and injure workers. Solutions: Stack loads evenly and straight; Place heavier loads on lower or middle shelves; Remove one object at a time from shelves; Keep aisles and passageways clear and in...

OSHA Guide for Conveyors Safety

Conveyors Safety Hazard: Workers can be injured when they are caught in pinch points or in the in-going nip points, are hit by falling products or develop musculoskeletal disorders associated with awkward postures or repetitive motions. Solutions: Inspect conveyors...

OSHA Guide for Forklift Safety

Forklift Safety  Hazard: About 100 employees are killed and 95,000 injured every year while operating forklifts in all industries. Forklift turnovers account for a significant percentage of these fatalities. Solutions: Train, evaluate and certify all operators to...

OSHA Guide for Dock Safety

Docks Safety Hazard: Injuries happen here when forklifts run off the dock, products fall on employees or equipment strikes a person. Solutions: Drive forklifts slowly on docks and dock plates; Secure dock plates and check to see if the plate can safely support the...