According to OSHA, the fatal injury rate for the warehousing industry is higher than the national average for all industries. In the warehouse, forklift operators and workers nearby are at risk of hazards such as collisions, falls, tip-overs, and struck-by conditions. This is a great topic for all warehouse workers, or even workers who may briefly visit the warehouse from time to time. Safety precautions include PPE, forklifts, housekeeping, materials handling, ladder safety, and fall hazards.
Long Version - 6 pages
Short Version - 2 pages
Quiz and Answer Sheet
Fast Version - 1 page
Warehouse Safety Checklist
Blank Sign-in Sheet
Resources & References
Warehouse Safety Tips Video - Manage Pedestrian and Traffic Safety
Forklift Safety: Industrial Counterbalance Lift Trucks Video Program
Standards or Regulations
Weeklysafety.com exclusive safety meeting topic that reviews warehouse safety precautions including PPE, forklifts, housekeeping, materials handling, ladder safety, and fall hazards.