Personal Safety in the Workplace

A great blog from the Conveyor and Sortation System (CSS) industry group of MHI discusses the importance of personal safety in the workplace and how its the responsibility of both the workers and the company.

Companies must invest on the proper material handing equipment that includes:

  • Having each equipment being monitored and tested regularly by a quality assurance specialist
  • Updating to ensure proper operation and safety requirements
  • Ensuring each worker received the proper training
  • Having manuals, instructions and labels clearly and easily accessible by workers

Read the blog.

John Murdoch
John Murdoch is CEO of Alfacon Solutions Ltd., based in Canada. Murdoch is a thought-leader in both the manufacturing and materials handling sectors. Leveraging more than a quarter century of experience, Murdoch brings a unique perspective to engineered material handling solutions and the role of automation. Murdoch can be reached at