Loading Bay Safety

“Safety is not an option, it’s a necessity.”

Dock Solutions are able to assist you in achieving an acceptable safety standard on all your loading bays which is essential in today’s blame culture world.

We are available to assist your loading bay operation procedure and provide you with recommendations to help eliminate possibilities of injury or accident.

These procedures when enforced generally help for a smooth operation which of course helps your profit margins, and of course create a safe loading bay environment with peace of mind.

Dock Solutions General Recommendations

  • Integrate operation of existing equipment
  • Introduction of correct signage
  • Training for operation personnel
  • Loading bay illumination
  • Control of vehicle movement (traffic light system or vehicle restraint system)
  • Correct loading bay equipment

Install, Service and Repair of Dock Levellers – Safety First.
Whether it be a full installation or service and repair on any Dock levellerDock Solutions Risk Assessment, Scissor Lift, Bridge Plate, Bay lift or Mezzanine floor lift our experienced and friendly team are waiting for your call. We Guarantee that we put the customer requirements first, no hard sell.  Our install and servicing contracts carry full risk and method statements for each individual job, below are just some of the points we make sure are covered:

1 – General site safety
2 – Manual handling, cuts, grazes from sharp edges
3 – Noise (work related)
4 – Eye injuries, airborne fragments and particles
5 – Misuse of plant and equipment
6 – Working at height – Mobile Elevated Work Platforms

How long will it take to install a Dock leveller? That depends on which dock leveller you require. Each dock leveller will bring it’s own strengths to the workplace.  A Swing lip or telescopic lip leveller extends the range of the dock face.  A scissor lift, goods scissor lift, bay lift or mezzanine lift will add the ability to reach to second floors and conserve valuable operational floor space. Whichever dock leveller is right for you we can supply, install and maintain it. If you’re not sure which you require, fill in the form below to request more information on dock levellers.