The MHEDA Journal - Third Quarter, 2016 - (Page 65)

WarEhOuSE OsHA SaFETy Is Your Warehouse Really Safe? Would OSHA Agree? BY DAVE SEWICH, AK MATERIAL HANDLING SYSTEMS m ost warehouse owners or managers such as yourself probably answered the above question with a confident "Oh yeah!" or "Of course," truly thinking they are overseeing a safe workplace. Although many warehouses are up to par and mostly safe places to work, there are still many hidden dangers in your warehouse that you need to be aware of. There are also some work environments that may appear safe on the surface, but in reality are not up to OSHA standards and regulations. The good news is we can help with this. This article will feature some simple, easy to follow reminders for improving safety for your warehouse. The MHEDA Journal | Third Quar ter 2 016 65

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The MHEDA Journal - Third Quarter, 2016

Chairman’s Perspective
From the Desk of Liz Richards
Editor’s Note
MHEDA University Calendar
Ask Your Board
MHEDA Member Profile
Women @Work
Industry Pulse
Best of the Best
MHEDA Member's Populate Dealer Recognition Lists
MHEDA's MVP Program Turns Five
MHEDA MVP and MVS Award Recipients
Happy Anniversary!
Enhancing Safety in the Warehouse
A Look at Ergonomics in the Distribution Center
How to Keep Pallet Rack Safer
Is Your Warehouse Really Safe?
2016 Emerging Leaders Conference
Building and Protecting Your Personal Brand in an Online World
MHEDA Convention Recap
Forklift Dealership Management Conference
Memo to Material Handling Millenials
New Members
Spotlight on Association News
MHEDA Milestones
Index of Advertisers by Product Category
The Last Word

The MHEDA Journal - Third Quarter, 2016