Loading Docks are used in many businesses. There are many risks when working around loading docks.
Loading Dock Safety will help you and your employees recognize the health and safety hazards at risk, assess situations that may lead to an incident, control situations that will help minimize hazards, proper loading and unloading operations and implement administrative controls in the workplace. This will ensure the health and safety of all employees in this particular work environment.
Who Needs Health and Safety for Loading Dock Safety Training?
All workers in Canada/United States in construction and general industry where loading docks are present
Walking Surfaces of loading docks
- Hazards of walking surfaces
- Control measures
Loading Dock equipment
The loading dock infrastructure
- Dock levellers
- Bridge plates
- Truck bay
Loading and unloading vehicles
- Inspection of truck
- Truck movement
- Trailer tipping
- Pedestrian safety
Administrative and regulatory controls
- Government regulations
- Company administrative controls