Industrial Storage Racking

Your storage racking system can influence productivity throughout the entire logistics chain. Steel storage racks are common equipment in industries such as distribution centres, warehouses, manufacturing plants, and the storage area of retail operations.
This half-day workshop will show participants how to identify inherent hazards associated with storage racks and provides best practices for effective installation, maintenance and repair to prevent incidents, injuries, lost time and unforeseen expenses.
Goals and Objectives

Comprehend new storage rack regulations (effective on January 1, 2018) and define the requirements for employers to ensure the safety of their workers around storage racks.

  1. Articulate the new regulation to ensure clear understanding of employer responsibility to ensure storage racks are designed, installed, used and maintained properly.
  2. Outline the safety requirements for steel storage racks in workplaces to ensure employers understand the hazards and controls associated with this common workplace equipment.
Topics
  • Standards and regulations
  • Roles and responsibilities,
  • General rack hazards
  • Training and qualified persons,
  • Inspection and maintenance
  • Actions plan
Audience
  • Managers,
  • Operators, and
  • Warehouse Workers within BC’s manufacturing industry.

Interested in Industrial Storage Racking training?

If you would like to learn more about this training please contact us at 604.795.9595 or fill out our form.

A representative from the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC will be in touch to arrange training for you.