Author Archives: W.W. Cannon

Create a Fall Protection and Post-Fall Rescue Plan – It’s the Law

In 2017, fatal falls were at their highest level in the 26-year history of the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, accounting for 17% of worker deaths. If you have employees working at heights, simply providing fall protection equipment is not … Continue reading

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Vertical Lift Storage Systems – A Smarter and Faster Way to Pick

Our convenience store client in Tulsa, OK was setting up a new warehouse distribution center and was looking for a high-density storage option for their most-used products. They needed to get these items to their service stations faster. Using vertical lift modules with “smart” storage technology, we were able to help them increase delivery time to their stores. Continue reading

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How to Increase Pedestrian Safety – Safety Equipment Tips for Warehouse Managers

One of the top critical safety jobs of every warehouse forklift operator is to ensure pedestrian traffic safety. Forklifts are heavy and dangerous powered vehicles.  Collision damage from a forklift truck can be 3 to 4 times greater than that … Continue reading

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How to Use Floor Tape to Optimize Warehouse Space and Improve Safety

Improving Warehouse Storage Space With Layout Planning and Floor Tape – a Dallas TX Case Study Industry: Warehousing & Storage Operation in Dallas TX Challenge: Efficient space optimization without sacrificing safety Solution: Application of demarcation lines with safety yellow floor … Continue reading

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Moving Into A Warehouse In Need Of Dock Door Repair

A Smarter Way to Open Shop Existing Dock Doors Get A Maintenance Makeover  – a Greenville TX Case Study Industry: MRO Equipment Distributor in Greenville TX Challenge: Moving into a warehouse that had been unused and equipment needed to be … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day from W.W. Cannon

This Labor Day, we want to celebrate our staff, sales specialists, service crews, and installation teams. We recognize that their hard work and dedication is the driving force behind W.W. Cannon’s continued success and growth. We can accomplish great things when … Continue reading

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Custom Dock Solutions – Easy Access With A Dock Lift

Need a lift? Taking products to new heights with with easy to install hydraulic dock lift – a Richardson TX Case Study Client: Market leader for mobile surveillance systems in Richardson TX Challenge: Load/unload heavy products off dock to ground level … Continue reading

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Meet Denton Brown, New Houston Area Sales Specialist for W.W. Cannon

[Press Release: Dallas, Texas, July 17, 2019] SPOTLIGHT ON NEW HOUSTON AREA SALES SPECIALIST FOR W.W. CANNON W.W. Cannon, LLC has assigned a new material handling specialist to their Houston TX area – including College Station and Galveston. Denton Brown, … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July

As we celebrate the freedom in this great land and enjoy time off with our family and friends, let’s not forget that we live in the land of the free and the home of the brave because it was given … Continue reading

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Fighting The Forgetting Curve – Fall Protection Training That Won’t Let Your Construction Workers Down

Although work related deaths in America are down on average, falls remain a major problem area—especially for the construction industry. According to OSHA, falls were responsible for 381 out of 971 total deaths in construction in 2017 (39.2%). That’s almost … Continue reading

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