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The Shippers Group Brings Attention to National Preparedness Month

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Sep 17, 2021

Did you know that September is National Preparedness Month? Observed every year, National Preparedness Month raises awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time.

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Topics: News Room, Safety, Core Values

Forklift Safety 101

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jun 30, 2021

Forklift safety is of great importance every day, but during the month of June we are giving extra attention to the topic of forklift safety. Safety is our number one priority, and it is one of our core values at The Shippers Group.   

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Topics: News Room, Safety, Core Values

The Shippers Group Highlights the Importance of Staying Hydrated

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jun 23, 2021

Our bodies are comprised mostly of water and maintaining the proper balance of water is important for our systems to function properly. Staying properly hydrated is important. Warehouse associates should ensure they are consuming enough water to maintain the proper balance of water and electrolytes in their bodies, especially during the hot summer months. 

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Topics: News Room, Safety, Core Values

5 Common Safety Hazards When Operating a Forklift

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Jun 8, 2021

Today is National Forklift Safety Day, a day which is recognized every year to reinforce the importance of operator safety training and forklift safety practices. As safety is one of our core values and our #1 priority, today and throughout the entire month of June, The Shippers Group is highlighting the importance of forklift training and best safety practices.

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Topics: News Room, Safety, Core Values

The Shippers Group Recognizes National Forklift Safety Day

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jun 3, 2021

Any time you have warehouse associates working in close proximity to one another, especially those who are operating forklifts, their safety is the number one priority. How does a warehouse operator help ensure the safety of all associates, both those who are operating forklifts and other materials handling equipment and those who are working on foot among them? 

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Topics: News Room, Safety, Core Values