Tips for Warehouse Loading Dock Safety

Loading docks are one of the most integral parts of the warehouse with high levels of traffic. However, they also present hazards to employees and transportation vendors, with approximately 25 per cent of reported warehouse injuries occurring at loading docks. Fortunately, there are many ways to improve safety without sacrificing efficiency. Below are seven tips to enhance loading dock safety.  

How Many Warehouse Workers Suffer Foot, Ankle Or Knee Injuries in the U.S.?

In 2020, there were 192,340 lower extremity injuries affecting knees, ankles for feet suffered by U.S. workers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. These injuries happen a variety of locations in the workplace. However when it comes to warehouses, we know that the top five locations where accidents occur are: Docks Forklifts Conveyors …