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How warehouse ergonomics and safety can boost your bottom line

Written by Bengt Kristiansson, 2017-02-06
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Keeping warehouse staff happy, satisfied and motivated is a challenge which warehouse managers face every day. A big part of this challenge is safety - protecting staff from injury is one of the most basic requirements, and the industry has improved greatly in this area in the last few decades.

However, staying compliant with the law and keeping drivers happy aren't the only advantages - devoting resources to maintaining a safe and ergonomic warehouse environment can also bring financial benefits.

 In this article, taken from the UniCarriers Material Handling Guide, you'll find out:

  • How quality training in forklift safety and operation can significantly improve warehouse efficiency.
  • The most common injuries which occur in the warehouse, and how they can be avoided.
  • How optimising your order picking process can keep staff strain-free and happy, while also bringing financial benefits.


To read and download the free article, click the blue button below, and learn more about the benefits of warehouse ergonomics.

Click here to get the guide

Topics: Guides Ergonomics

Bengt Kristiansson

Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing

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