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06-10-19

Slips, Trips, and Falls – Buck the fatality trend!

Safety hazards exist in every workplace - from the smallest office to the biggest warehouse.  Heavy machinery, distracted walking, water on the floor, heavy traffic ... Read More »

06-04-19

Hazard Recognition – 3 commonly overlooked serious situations

We see hazards every day in our personal lives - the texting driver, the kid running across the street, the unsecured cargo in the back ... Read More »

05-21-19

What the heck is stump-out?

Stump-out?  Like the chemical that is used to get rid of unwanted tree stumps?  What does that have to do with loading dock equipment?  No, ... Read More »

02-08-18

How to avoid letting your dock become a trap

Now that the groundhog has gifted us with another six weeks of winter it's time to sit back, enjoy a warm beverage, and write a ... Read More »

04-20-15

Four ways to waste money when buying dock levelers

1) ARTD. This is a feature called auto-return-to-dock and is available on hydraulic levelers and some basic mechanical EOD type levelers. On EOD’s it is ... Read More »

05-27-14

The Biggest ROI In Your Warehouse – Loading Dock Bumpers

What is the biggest ROI on your warehouse? Most valuable of course is the people, your employees and co-workers. However, the item which provides the ... Read More »

04-30-14

Red Flags When Replacing a Dock Leveler: Parts 4-6

Continued from Red Flags When Replacing a Dock Leveler: Parts 1-3… #4 — Dock bumpers and mounting surface. This is actually the most critical part of ... Read More »

04-25-14

Red Flags When Replacing a Dock Leveler: Parts 1-3

I recently visited a potential client who is interested in replacing a dock leveler. They already met with a potential supplier who provided them information ... Read More »

08-12-13

Understanding Dock Levelers & Their Purposes

To understand dock levelers we must first understand the purpose. A dock leveler is intended to act as a bridge to safely allow for the ... Read More »