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Sack Trucks

Safe Use of Sack Trucks

The Simple Sackkarre is a fantastic addition to any office that involves the carrying or moving of items or boxes. This will help to minimize the risk of harm to your work from manual handling in addition to improve productivity.

More Than a third of accidents reported annually are caused by manual handling, i.e. the hauling or supporting of loads by physical force or by hand.

Hit By Falling Objects – 13 percent

Before Employing a sack truck or another sort of handling aid please check the following points: Is the equipment the proper type for your job?

Check to see if the wheels operate freely.

Is the apparatus well preserved? (The law requires that equipment is well maintained)

Is the wheel kind acceptable for the floor surface, ie Wheel diameter, Tyre type (solid or pneumatic).

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