Warehousing Advice at the SEMA Safety Conferencback to list
03 November 2019
This year’s SEMA Safety Conference Safety in the Storage Industry: Halloween brought together experienced industry speakers who helped to ease the nightmares of warehouse safety. At the annual event delegates also had the chance to pick the brains of industry leading companies and hear about the key issues that are going to impact the warehousing industry sector in the coming year.
Exhibitors included Warehouse Partners who demonstrated their automated load notice builder website which has been specifically developed to produce load notice signs. Warehouse Partners are running a campaign to encourage all distributors and suppliers to sign up to this service.
If you were looking for storage systems, SEMA had two industry leading companies on hand to show how storage solutions can increase producitivty, safety and profiability through better use of space. Wickens is a leading industrial racking manufacturer and specialises in the provision of cantilever racking, heavy duty racking, structural pallet racking, vertical racking and rack clad buildings. Space Productive design, manufacture and install warehouse racking systems, mezzanine floors and semi-permanant pop-up warehousing.
Mentor FLT Training is one of the UK's leading provider of forklift truck and safety management training. On their stand delegates discovered their range of courses, from forklifts to cranes and access platforms. They also had a demonstration of their brand new ‘Managing Forklift Operations’ e-learning course, the first online training of its kind.
Addressing safety in the warehouse, two exhibitors explored the options available. STOMMPY® UK Ltd offer a range of impact safety barriers, bollards and warehouse protection systems. They are the only barrier company to offer a 5 Year Guarantee on their floor anchoring system when installed by STOMMPY® engineers. For over 35 yeras, SPL has been manufacturing unbreakable security, safety and surveilalance Vialux mirros. They demonstrated on their stand how Vialux mirros can be strategically positioned as passive safety devices to secure circulation inside and outside industrial sites and to avoid collisions at blind spots.
SEMA's safety conference was sponsored by Troax UK Ltd and SESS Ltd who were also exhibiting at the event. Troax manufactures a full range of single and double skin steel partitioning, for many warehousing, industrial and interiors applications. With a global presence and local customer focus, they manufacture and supply, quality assured steel mesh panel ranges, providing innovative safety solutions in modern warehouse environments as well as all industrial sectors. SESS Ltd are an independent rack safety inspection company, being totally independent of any supplier, manufacturer or repairer, they provide unbiased reporting, providing enough detail to enable clients to tender out for their repairs. Visit their stand to also find out about their SEMA and IOSH Approved Rack Inspection Training for the end user.
Warehouse & Logistic News support the SEMA Safety Conference with a standalone supplement sent out with the magazine.