The foundation for a safe workplace starts with policies and procedures that senior management must put in place.
A comprehensive health and safety policy would include the appropriate level
of guidelines on material handling and the associated employee training program.
Legal Gap Analysis
Poorly maintained lifting devices
Exceeding load limits on lifting devices
Damaged racking and storage units
Repetitive or overly heavy manual lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling or carrying loads
Handling materials while on a ladder or step stool