Factory Floor Safety Markings

2 min read When working on a factory floor there are many different hazards which can cause significant harm to people in the area, products being made or even other machinery.  Finding ways to reduce or eliminate risk in a factory is an important task which can help improve the overall working environment as well as be a very effective way to reduce the expenses related to accidents in a factory.  One of the simplest and cheapest ways …

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5S Your Auto Shop

3 min read If you own an auto repair shop you might be looking for ways to improve your safety and efficiency you may have run across the Lean 5S standard which is used in so many businesses today.  At first glance many people think that this particular standard would not apply to an auto shop because of the fact that you are performing such a wide variety of services on hundreds of different makes and models of cars.  The …

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Red Floor Tape

2 min read The color red is internationally recognized as the color which means to stop or use caution and that’s why the lean 5s standards have suggested red floor tape for helping people identify locations where they should not go in a facility.  While there is no set in stone rules from the 5s certification, it is a best practice to use red as the color which indicates people should use caution in an area.  Marking the floors …

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Adhesive Vinyl Tape

2 min read There are many types of tape which can be used to mark different areas in a factory or other facility, but if you want to ensure that you’re not constantly having to replace it you want to use adhesive vinyl floor tape.  This type of tape is strong and durable and will work well in virtually any situation.  When placed properly on a clean surface it will stick securely and last a very long time.  …

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5S Floor Tape

2 min read When managing a factory or other potentially hazardous facility it is important to take every measure possible to ensure the safety of the employees who work there, any visitors who come through and of course the equipment and products which are in the facility.  As with any business, however, you also have to balance your budget with any safety steps you’re taking.  One of the most inexpensive, yet effective, ways to improve safety is to …

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Warehouse Floor Marking Tape

3 min read As most people know an improperly run warehouse can be extremely dangerous for both the people who work there and also everything that is stored there as well.  It is critical to have a well organized facility if you want it to run smoothly and profitably.  One thing many warehouse managers use to help keep everything safe and efficient is warehouse marking tape.  There are many different types of this tape and it can be …

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