Stacking and storage isn't straightforward. Keeping your floors clean, ensuring that stairs and passages are free of obstructions as well as providing sufficient light isn't enough.
If you use stacking and storage in cold conditions, such as refrigerated warehouses, you must comply with additional requirements set out in Section 2 of the Environmental Regulations for workplaces.
Here are the requirements for stacking and storage in cold conditions
The Health & Safety Advisor explains that these additional requirements will apply to you if your employees work in temperatures ranging from:
If you tick any of these boxes, you must provide these three things:
There you have it. Now that you know the requirements for stacking and storage in cold conditions, make sure you comply to avoid penalties.
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