Setting Up A Better Manufacturing Area
After a few members of our team were injured in serious accidents, I decided that it would be smart to take a closer look at our setup. Instead of ignoring some of the issues and forgetting about older equipment, we started thinking carefully about how each piece operated and how we could improve our workflow. We were able to identify several large issues with our procedures, and it really helped to boost productivity and safety in our workspace. I decided to make this blog for any business owner that is concerned about creating a safer environment for their employees and their clients.
Refrigerated compressed air dryers are typically low-maintenance pieces of equipment in most operations, as they generally perform their job with little intervention by users. However, just because they are low-maintenance does not mean they are "no-maintenance"; you will need to perform a few service tasks from time-to-time on your refrigerated dryer. Below are some things you should do to keep your unit operating as designed and to avoid potentially costly repairs or replacement:
Electric pallet jacks take a lot of the hard work out of moving hundreds or thousands of pounds of materials and products across a warehouse floor, but they can't do all that heavy lifting and moving without a charged battery. However, charging your pallet jack batteries creates a few distinct hazards that can threaten the health and safety of your employees, and even safe charging procedures can shorten the lifespan of your equipment.