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Category: Workplace Safety

Order Picking Trolley
Advice & Tips Product Spotlight Workplace Safety
Why an Order Picking Trolley Can Improve Efficiency in Your Warehouse
September 21, 2021

An order picking trolley is an essential piece of equipment for a warehouse. With the growth of online shopping showing no signs of slowing, your order picking process has to be seamless. Slow and inaccurate picking can lose your clients and impact your profits. Here’s why an order picking trolley can improve efficiency in your […]

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Folding Trolley
Advice & Tips Industry Focus Workplace Safety
Could a Folding Trolley Improve Your Manoeuvring of Items?
August 24, 2021

A folding trolley is an essential bit of kit if you move heavy goods on a daily basis. Whether you’re shifting stock, transporting office supplies, or delivering goods, you need the right equipment for the job. Poor manual handling is a leading cause of accidents, injuries, and inefficiency at work. Wouldn’t it be great if you could […]

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Warehouse Safety
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How to Improve Your Warehouse Safety
August 11, 2021

According to the HSE, there are thousands of accidents and injuries in the warehousing sector every year. In some cases, these result in fatalities. While sometimes it’s not possible to eliminate risk, you should reduce it as much as possible. By making warehouse safety a priority, managers and owners can reduce the risks to employees […]

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Heavy Lifting
Advice & Tips Industry Focus Workplace Safety
Sack Trucks: A Simple Solution To Heavy Lifting
June 16, 2021

Sack trucks are essential in schools, supermarkets and demanding working environments where heavy lifting is a daily task. They lighten the load on warehouse operatives and factory workers. While they can help speed up everyday processes in distribution facilities and stock rooms. But what are sack trucks, and why should you invest in them? In […]

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Worst Warehouse Problems
Advice & Tips Industry Focus Workplace Safety
How to Overcome the Worst Warehouse Problems 
June 10, 2021

Running a profitable warehouse is all about maximising efficiency. There are some common issues that all warehouse operators face but some of the warehouse problems are worse. Left unchecked, they can lead to underperformance and a loss of profits. However, with investment in the right equipment and the right systems in place, these issues can […]

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Pallet Trucks For Warehouse
Advice & Tips Industry Focus News Workplace Safety
Best Pallet Trucks For Warehouse Workers
June 3, 2021

The advantages of using pallet trucks (or pallet jacks) in warehouses are well-documented. They assist employees in moving and handling pallets. While helping them operate more safely in demanding working environments. If your needs do not stretch to a forklift, and standard trucks and trolleys are not suitable for the job, a pallet truck could […]

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Simple Guide to Sack Trucks
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Sack Trucks: A Simple Guide
May 27, 2021

Sack trucks are essential in warehouses, factories, construction sites and anywhere where heavy items are moved every day. They’ll make your workplace more efficient and reduce the risk of injury from heavy lifting. But what kind of sack truck should you choose? Do you know your solid wheels from your pneumatic wheels? If not, don’t […]

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Buy Or Hire
Advice & Tips Industry Focus News Workplace Safety
Should I Buy or Hire?
May 18, 2021

The age-old question ‘Should I Buy or Hire?’ The orders are flying in and your business is growing. However, a growing business means you need to invest in more equipment to stay efficient. It might mean that you need more pallet trucks for your warehouse or trolleys for your extra office space. But should you […]

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Covid ready
Advice & Tips Industry Focus Workplace Safety
Back To Business: COVID Ready Workplace Guidelines
May 11, 2021

The pandemic has affected us all in one way or another, with many smaller businesses being the hardest hit. But, with vaccines rolling out at an unprecedented rate, schools reopening, and significant parts of the economy expected to open by mid-April, there is light at the end of the Coronavirus tunnel. So it is time […]

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High Lift Pallet Truck
Advice & Tips News Product Spotlight Workplace Safety
Why I need a high lift pallet truck for my warehouse?
April 29, 2021

In a busy warehouse, you need to move heavy goods quickly, safely, and efficiently on a daily basis. To keep your operations running like clockwork, you need to invest in the right equipment.  A high lift pallet truck is an essential piece of kit for your warehouse. But what is it and why do you need […]

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Container Trolley
Advice & Tips Industry Focus News Workplace Safety
Why a container trolley will help with your DIY
April 8, 2021

DIY doesn’t need to be hard, but too many times it is harder than it needs to be. DIY is portrayed as such an easy thing to do whereas so often you are left wishing that you had just bitten the bullet and called a professional to do it. From injuries to arguments, DIY can […]

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Coronavirus Outbreak: Safety Tips for Delivery Drivers
March 31, 2020

As government restrictions on working, leaving home, and on our movements in general become tighter to contain the spread of the coronavirus, there’s been a big increase in online orders for goods. Home and commercial deliveries are a lifeline for many people at the moment, and a huge network of delivery drivers are the ones […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
Why is Warehouse Safety So Important?
January 15, 2020

Warehouses vary in size, but what they do have in common is that they’re busy, there are often a number of different operations going on under one roof, heavy machinery is used, heavy goods are often moved, and sometimes hazardous materials are stored and handled. All of these factors combine to make warehouses inherently risky […]

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Workplace Safety
How to Improve Workplace Safety When You’re on a Budget
October 17, 2019

Having a safe workplace is not only a legal obligation, keeping your employees safe from harm is the right thing to do, morally and financially. If you’re a small business, managing safety is even more important, because a few employees being off sick, or compensation payments for injuries sustained at work can be enough to […]

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Product Spotlight Workplace Safety
Manual Handling Made Easy with Trucks and Trolleys
October 1, 2019

How many of your employees have had time off from work because they injured themselves moving or lifting something? Yes, you might put everyone through manual handling training, but the temptation in a busy workplace is to forget the good lifting technique or asking for help so you can get the job done. The Health […]

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Workplace Safety
Staying Safe as the Dark Nights Approach
September 11, 2019

It’s that time of the year again. The nights are drawing in, and many of us find that we’re going to work, and coming back from work, in the dark. It’s not that we want to start scaremongering, but that does mean that we all have to be just a little bit more aware of […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
Do You Lift More Than You Can Handle at Work?
May 20, 2019

Have you ever gone to lift something at work on your own, knowing that you probably shouldn’t? If you’re short-staffed or need to get something done in a hurry, it’s tempting, but have you considered the possible consequences? Lifting something that’s too heavy can result in musculoskeletal injuries that require time off work. They can […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
Staying Healthy When You Have a Desk Job
May 6, 2019

We’re told to be as active as we can every day, but given that most of us are chained to a desk for much of the day, we’ve got our work cut out in that department. Or maybe not. Here are some handy tips for staying healthy when you have a desk job. Take a […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
Where are the Safest (and Least Safe) Places to Work in Europe?
April 23, 2019

You might think you can’t move for safety signs and health and safety rules in Britain, but workers in some countries would be glad to have even half of the protections at work that we do, as you’ll see in this blog. So where are the safest and least safe places to work in Europe? […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
How to Store Heavy and Awkward Goods
November 21, 2018

How to Store Heavy and Awkward Goods If you work in or own a warehouse, you’ll know that some goods are just downright difficult to store and put away. Whether it’s because they have an awkward shape or they’re unbelievably heavy, they can cause a headache for even the most strategic of thinkers. Here are […]

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