In the midst of a global pandemic, there’s a significantly greatly emphasis placed on personal and workplace hygiene, but in the hospitals and healthcare sector, hygiene control has always been imperative. Solutions and means to improving and gaining a greater level of hygiene control can range from simple sanitiser stations in the lobby, to maintaining high positive pressure values in theatres.Read More
Warehouse Management Blog
If there is one word that is on everyone’s lips at the moment, its ‘Coronavirus’, or COVID-19 as known formally.
In this blog, Remax shares some of the measures we are taking to help prepare and mitigate the effects of this virus on our business.Read More
With the turn of a new decade bringing in a series of climatic disasters, Australians have been urged to increase their adaptation to climate change, and reduce the impact they are having on the environment. Awareness is building, and business owners are learning the integral role door solutions play in the energy efficiency, carbon emission, and environmental impact of a company.Read More
As we discussed in our blog: Warehouse Roller Doors - Long Term Cost Considerations, warehouse roller doors are a significant investment that shouldn't be taken lightly. In fact, it's quite the opposite - they can have a big impact on costs in the long run.
So what are all the costs that warehouse managers need to be aware of?
Your costs can be separated into three parts; that is, the short-term costs that are involved with procuring your doors, the ongoing costs that it will take you to maintain your doors, and the costs associated with ensuring safety.
Forklifts are a major cause of accidents and injuries in many warehouses and workplaces all over Australia. These accidents damage warehouse facilities and pose a health and safety hazard to employees. In the past month alone, there have been several forklift-related accidents, including:
Having industrial roller doors installed in your warehouse is a costly exercise, so you want to make sure that the roller doors you select will enhance rather than hamper operations.
To avoid incurring unnecessary costs in the long run, you must understand how the following factors can significantly impact long-term costs.
To determine what kind of roller doors you need for your warehouse, first you must look to the everyday needs of your operations.
Depending on what kind of warehouse and industrial situation you are in, you will have different requirements for your roller doors.
Choosing a rapid roller door for your warehouse is important because it is so closely tied to safety. If every opening posed a possible threat – to the safety of your staff, equipment, or goods, then you would struggle to comply with the strict OH&S standards that apply to you.