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Service & Solution Facts About Verst Logistics You May Not Know

Verst Logistics Overview: A Customized Solutions Specialist

Walton, Kentucky-headquartered Verst Logistics can mistakenly be lumped into the basic pallet-in, pallet-out regional warehousing third-party logistics provider (3PL) category. However, once you begin looking at its operations, you realize Verst Logistics has developed many high-level customized solutions for its customers in e-commerce fulfillment, contract packaging, value-added warehousing and distribution, and transportation management.

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You’re A Mean One, Mr. Pinch: 5 Tips For Better Pinch Point Safety Awareness

Each year approximately 125,000 people suffer pinch point injuries while on the job. And while some walk away with nothing more than small bruises, blisters or cuts, others aren’t so lucky. In fact, a serious pinch point injury could wind up in an amputation, hospitalization or worse.

That’s a far cry from the minor pinches that most of us experienced as kids. And it’s a perfect reason to devote some extra attention to pinch point safety topics this August.

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This CAN End Well: Reducing Close-Of-Shift Injuries

A few years ago, the Harvard Business Review ran a story about DIY accidents, observing that, “Trouble tends to come toward the end of jobs.” 

Trouble also tends to come near the end of a workday, especially if that workday takes place in a warehouse. And it’s not difficult to see why.

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Don't Water Down The Risks Of Dehydration: June Warehouse Safety Calendar Ideas

Imagine if there were a magic elixir that could keep your warehouse personnel safer and cooler – while also improving their productivity, general mood and mental acuity. 

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Warehouse Safety & How to Mitigate Risks

As COVID-19 concerns continue to impact business operations, warehouse professionals are proving to be some of the most essential employees around -- because without them, critical items like food and medical supplies wouldn’t be able to reach hospitals or store shelves.

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COVID19 Warehouse Safety Guide: Meeting Topics & Calendar - April 2020

When it comes to safety, today’s warehouses are really between a rock and a hard place.

On the one hand, having frequent safety meetings has never been more important, because  there are so many new COVID-19 precautions to share and because now, more than ever, it’s essential to help warehouse personnel avoid any accident that could send them to the hospital.

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How Ryan Newman's Crash Influences Daily Truck Driver Safety Meetings

“500” Reasons To Use These March 2020 Driver Safety Meeting Topics

A few weeks ago, many of us watched in horror as Ryan Newman’s car suffered a potentially lethal crash during the last lap of the Daytona 500. Miraculously Newman not only survived but walked out of the hospital two days later.

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March 2020 Warehouse Safety Meeting Topics & Calendar for Discussion

March 2020 Warehouse Safety - What’s Luck Got To Do With It?

Raise your hand if you believe in leprechauns. How about the magic of four-leaf clovers? 

“Lucky” subjects like that are fun to think about when March and St. Patrick’s Day roll around. But few of us would ever seriously consider using them as a solid business strategy. 

That said there are many professionals who clearly do believe in luck, because they rely on it every day.

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February 2020 Warehouse Safety Calendar & Topics for Discussion

29 Ideas For February Risk-Prevention Discussions: A Day-to-Day Warehouse Safety Calendar

When most people think of risky careers, becoming a warehousing professional probably isn’t one of them. Yet each year, a vast number of DC personnel are injured or killed on the job, a fact that’s not surprising when you consider how many moving parts and pieces of equipment the typical warehouse has.

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January 2020 Warehouse Safety Calendar & Topics for Discussion

Safety must always be a top priority because warehouses are of the most dangerous places to work in America. But how can those risks be mitigated in order to keep employees safe and to keep the operation running? Safety.

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A Guide to Handling Fulfillment Customer Returns

There was a time when holiday returns were limited to things like that “adorable” sweater your Aunt Edna bought you – or that ultra-loud toy some well-meaning relative bought your kids

Not anymore.

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The Top Customer Fulfillment Complaints & Ways to Resolve Them

Once upon a time, there was a company that had 100% customer satisfaction. Its customers didn’t just love its products, they loved its fulfillment – and they frequently posted positive things about it on everything from social media to Youtube’s unboxing channel.

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