Be aware of people and other vehicles when operating a forklift
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Stop and ask questions when you do not understand your assigned job tasks.
Don’t eat, drink, or store food and beverages around hazardous chemicals. This helps ensure that contamination doesn’t happen.
Report slip, trip and fall hazards to a supervisor immediately.
Perhaps one of the biggest safety concerns during the summer months is occupational heat exposure. Thousands of workers become sick from the heat every year, and some even die. Even if you’re not working outside, indoor spaces can become extremely hot if not air conditioned or ventilated properly. Here are seven tips you should use… Read more »
If machine safety guards are removed due to maintenance activities, follow company energy control policies so that no one can get hurt due to accidental start up of the machine. When maintenance is finished, replace all the safety guards.
Lift Safely! Always lift with your legs.
Pay attention to what you are doing to avoid caught-in or crush injuries around machinery.
Make sure your safety equipment is appropriate and functional. If you have any questions or need to report a safety issue contact your supervisor immediately.
Stay alert for possible hazards during each task you perform, particularly during the final stages of a job. Don’t let familiarity with the job site dull your hazard radar. Have a happy and safe memorial weekend.