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4 Safety Tips for Loading Your Box Trucks

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“Safety first!” sums up what drivers must observe when loading cargo into their box truck. When it comes to loading box trucks, it’s easy for drivers to get distracted with other issues at the dock/loading area or focus instead on the urgency of the job at hand without considering safe loading procedures. As a result, they become susceptible to strains, fractures, and other bodily injuries caused by improper body mechanics when lifting, carrying, or loading items.

In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that from 2003 to 2012, truck drivers had work-incurred, nonfatal injuries of which 13% were… Continue reading