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Health and safety update

 

You may have heard about the unfortunate and deeply saddening fatality of a HGV driver at work late last year (read the Commercial Motor article for more information). While we in the industry take time to reflect, we’d like to draw everybody’s attention to the importance of health and safety for anyone involved at any stage of a logistics operation.

In that vein, please see below a short list of simple checks that can be done before your haulage partner even turns up to collect the shipment – simple checks that can help prevent serious injury:

  • Ensuring correct weights are shown on pallets / consignments
  • Ensure pallets / consignments are well packaged
  • Ensure pallets / consignments are stable and do not exceed maximum restrictions
  • Ensure delivery / access areas are:

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We’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers for their continued support and help with making Alan R Jones a safe and efficient logistics supplier.

 

 

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