✓ A sufficient number of outlets (wall or strip) are needed to eliminate overloading of circuits.
✓ Cords in walkway should be covered by rubber runners.
✓ Exit signs should be illuminated and visible.
✓ All fire extinguishers should be easily accessible, checked monthly and operational.
✓ All doors and locks should be in good working order.
✓ Designate a material safety data sheet area (MSDS) for onsite chemicals, containing important information regarding chemical use, storage, emergency procedures, and how to protect yourself.
✓ Establish an evacuation plan with procedures and exits indicated.
✓ Packing stations should be equipped with impact absorbing, anti-slip industrial floor mats.
✓ Warehouse should be well ventilated at all times.
✓ All employees should have name badges. All visitors should register at the main office to gain access.
✓ Overhead lighting should be adequate for all operations. Use task lighting as needed.
✓ Move heavy loads with mechanical equipment instead of manually lifting them to prevent injuries.