Warehousing

Warehousing (WCB Industry codes 52700 and 51705) falls under the Transportation, Communication, and Utilities Sector. The rate code for 2021 is $1.56 and $1.53, respectively. This is a 6 year low.

The warehousing industry is showing a steady improvement when it comes to injuries and illnesses. We can help keep it that way.

Some of the main hazards associated Warehousing include:

  • over exertion
  • powered mobile equipment use
  • slips, trips, and falls
  • hand and forearm injuries (cuts, bruises, etc.)
  • falling materials
  • (depending on stored product or material) Indoor Air Quality
  • damaged racks
  • items that are not secured or stored in a safe manner
  • etc.

Items and locations that are involved in the most incidents: docks, conveyors, forklifts, materials storage, & manual lifting and handling.

Contact us if you would like a free, one-hour consultation to determine if we can help improve your current operations.