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Small Biz Safety Podcast Episode 33 | Workplace racking 101 | What your small biz needs to know

What is rack safety and what should your business do to get started? Get answers and practical tips to keep your workers and your operations protected. Guests are Marc and Charles from Damotech. Plus, get tips on winter hazards for work and home.

Note: This episode was recorded on January 24, 2024. All information presented was in effect at that time.

Resources For This Week's Topics


Rack Safety Blog - Damotech 

Rack Safety Flywheel 

Resources and Downloads - Damotech helps companies keep their warehouses and employees safe by maintaining the integrity of their pallet racking systems.

NEW resources to help control racking hazards

Racking Safety for Employers 

Racking Safety for Supervisors 

Racking Safety for Workers

Other resources

Business in Motion: Managing Material Hazards 

Material Handling in Manufacturing (Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development Initiative) (pre-recorded webinar) 

Storage Rack Safety Check 

Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development - Guideline for the safe operation and maintenance of powered lift trucks in Ontario 

Safety in 60 seconds: Safety tips videos on Warehouse and Distribution -

6 things you need to know about PSRs 

Safety in 60 seconds: Safety tips videos on PSRs 

Contact Workplace Safety & Prevention Services

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Have health and safety questions? Contact the WSPS Duty Consultant by email or call 1-877-494-WSPS (9777)

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