17-May-2017 18:57 PM

How to check if a forklift is safe to use?

Safety is one of the fundamental elements in any job which involves heavy equipment and a forklift is no different. Forklifts are very different from each other and one has to make sure that they check them properly and make sure they are functional as well as fit for purpose. Below are a few suggestions one can take to ensure they check a forklift to see if it is fit for purpose and will not c

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24-Apr-2017 12:52 PM

Ways to Prevent 5 Common Workplace Injuries

If we go deep into stats, about 70 percent fatal workplace injuries use to happen just because of ignorance of workplace safety rules. It is possible to avoid most of injuries if workers start following accurate safety measures. However, it is sole responsibility of employers to regulate proper safety guidelines in the workplace so risks of accidents can be lowered down. The article below provi

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17-Apr-2017 16:05 PM

5 Most Common Workplace Hazards

Hazards at workspace lead to huge problems, not just for injured workers rather for the whole organization. However, most of the accidents at workplace occur just because of mismanagement, carelessness or lack of training. Employers need to take responsibility for conducting an appropriate assessment at the workplace so that right safety standards can be followed on a routine basis. In order to

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21-Mar-2017 12:53 PM

Safety Tips for Operating Scissor Lifts

Scissor lifts are commonly used in the construction, warehousing, retail, and manufacturing industries in Singapore. Lack of training and failure to address positioning, fall protection, and stabilization have resulted in 30 serious scissor lift-related accidents in Singapore in 2016. Fatalities from 10 of these accidents were actually preventable. Scissor lift training is indispensable

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28-Feb-2017 18:21 PM

Common Misconceptions about Workplace Injuries

Organizations that haven't yet faced major accidents or serious injuries to their workers tend to get complacent about workplace safety. Employers often suppose that a boom lift course is enough to train operators for all lifting operations. However, these are only misconceptions prevalent in workplaces throughout the country. Rising fatality rates can be attributed to this casual attitude

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23-Feb-2017 11:29 AM

Steps to Take to Prevent Lifting Injuries at Workplace

Lifting of heavy objects happens to be one of the leading causes of workplace injuries in modern day workplaces. Apart from fatal accidents, chronic aches and pains also become the order of the day for workers who have not been trained properly in weight lifting. It is the responsibility of the employer to opt for comprehensive training sessions like the rigger and signalman course for instance

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