Common Misconceptions about Safety Barriers and General Safety in the Workplace

Common Misconceptions about Safety Barriers and General Safety in the Workplace

Allow us to debunk some of the usual myths surrounding workplace safety and safety barriers. Misconceptions about workplace safety can have a significant impact on your business. Whether you operate a grocery store, an office, or a construction site, you and your employees face potential danger during work shifts. Some are obvious, yet others are […]

Vital Steps in Building a Safe Work Environment

Vital Steps in Building a Safe Work Environment

Now more than ever, there’s a pressing need to make sure that the work environment, especially for people working in production buildings and major warehouses, is as safe as possible. According to Safe Work Australia, the Australian economy loses around $60 billion each year due to work-related injuries. That represents almost 5% of Australia’s gross […]

5 Keys to Effective Warehouse Safety Management

5 Keys of Effective Warehouse Safety Management

It is well-know that warehouse accidents are more common than they should be and the most serious accidents relate to forklifts. Warehouse managers are responsible for ensuring healthy and safety in the workers and others in the workplace. Their role is to ensure the health and safety, and management of the physical environment, load shifting […]

CASE STUDY: AUSTRALIA POST- MELBOURNE GATEWAY FACILITY

CASE STUDY: AUSTRALIA POST- MELBOURNE GATEWAY FACILITY

Verge Safety Barriers helps businesses solve their workplace safety issues by upgrading traffic management plans and installing appropriate products to create a safe working environment. Project: Australia Post Melbourne Gateway Facility Location: Melbourne Airport, Tullamarine VIC Year: 2018 Product: 3 ULD storage compounds (103) lin meters of 5.5m high Verge Hy-Wall barrier 60 lin metres of Verge […]

Negligence in the Workplace: Consequences, Rights, and Obligations

Negligence in the Workplace: Consequences, Rights, and Obligations

A workplace accident can be a nightmare for everyone involved. Whether you are an employer, employee, safety officer, or supervisor any untoward incident in the workplace can be an absolute pain to deal with. While it is true that some accidents are the result of unforeseeable ‘freak’ incidents, it cannot be denied that many workplace […]

CASE STUDY: KERRY INGREDIENTS

Case Study Feature Verge

Verge Safety Barriers helps businesses solve their workplace safety issues by upgrading traffic management plans and installing appropriate products to create a safe working environment. Project: Kerry Ingredients Australia Pty Limited Location: Murarrie (Brisbane), QLD Year: 2018 Product: 32 x lineal meters of Verge HD barrier 8 x Verge self-closing V-gates 4 x 600mm domed […]