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PPE for Warehouse Workers: A Comprehensive Guide

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Personal protective equipment protects warehouse workers from work related injury. Some PPE is compulsory for all warehouse workers (e.g. steel-toe boots) while other types depend on the specific warehouse job (e.g. hard hats and safety glasses for maintenance crews). To…

7 Best Gloves for Warehouse Work

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Most warehouses and distribution centers provide free PPE such as gloves, high visibility vests and masks on a regular basis. However, sometimes these may not be readily available or might be of poor quality. In this article, I go through…

How to Get Out of Warehouse Work

Warehouse work can be frustrating.

A warehousing career can be lucrative and rewarding but it is not for everyone. Warehouse jobs have been getting harder and harder over the years while the pay hasn’t improved to match. This is reflected by the amount of churn…

How to Work Faster in a Warehouse

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One of the primary requirements of working in a warehouse is to be fast. In fact, being slow can land you into trouble with fellow employees and management. Being fast is so important that some warehouses award performance incentives to…

Benefits of Working in a Warehouse

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Working in a warehouse affords us with many opportunities and benefits. This is something that a lot of people don’t know. If you are still unsure if getting a warehouse job is something you should do, I’m here to give…