OSHA Guide for Other Hazards

Other Hazards Inadequate fire safety provisions, improper use of lockout procedures and failure to wear personal protective equipment also create hazards in the warehouse workplace. Employers should have an emergency plan that describes what is expected of employees...

OSHA Guide for Poor Ergonomics

Poor Ergonomics Hazard: Improper lifting, repetitive motion or poor design of operations can lead to musculoskeletal disorders in workers. Solutions: If possible, use powered equipment instead of requiring a manual lift for heavy materials; Reduce lifts from shoulder...

OSHA Guide for Charging Stations Safety

Charging Stations Safety Hazard: Fires and explosion risks are possible unless proper guidelines are followed. Solutions: Prohibit smoking and open flames in and around charging stations; Provide adequate ventilation to disperse fumes from gassing batteries; Ensure...

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...