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Solutions that prioritize pedestrian safety

A large number of people and vehicles circulate within a warehouse or an industrial area. It is therefore essential to prioritize the safety of pedestrians in these places in order to reduce the risk of accidents as much as possible. At Canado-Nacan Equipments, we offer effective, high-quality solutions to ensure the safety of your personnel, whatever your budget and your installation. How important is pedestrian safety in a warehouse or industrial area? Above all, it is your duty to provide a...

New safety barrier: GUARDRITE POLYMER from Rite-Hite

We are pleased to announce the introduction of the GUARDRITE POLYMER safety barrier in our catalog. It is a more practical and cost-effective alternative to the usual steel barriers in industrial areas. In addition, it is available in several models, thus adapting to all your needs. GUARDIRTE POLYMER BARRIER: what is it? GUARDERITE POLYMER is a safety barrier made from impact modified propylene. Solid and practical, this product effectively replaces steel barriers to protect pedestrians, goods, machinery and products within an...

Snow removal system for trucks and trailers

That's it ! The good weather will soon give way to a cooler atmosphere and the first snow will fall in just a few months. If you are a truck owner or driver, it is therefore time to think about the safety measures to take during the winter, in particular snow removal from the vehicle. What is the point of clearing snow from trucks? Truck snow removal is above all a matter of safety. We explain to you. Plow snow from trucks...

Discover our industrial safety barriers

Falling from a height is a serious accident that can cause serious injury, and even loss of life in the most advanced cases. If the traditional yellow lines help to warn passers-by of the dangers to which they are exposed, they remain insufficient, especially in construction sites, industrial areas or even loading docks. It is therefore necessary to opt for more visible and effective devices such as safety barriers for these places. What is a safety barrier? A safety barrier is...

Discover our new Rite-Hite rubber industrial doors

At Canado-Nacan Equipment, we sell a wide range of industrial doors for all kinds of uses, including cold rooms, pharmaceutical rooms and even freezers. Rubber models such as Rite-Hite's Raptor are increasingly popular these days for their strength and ease of installation. Find out a little more about them. What are the advantages of an industrial rubber door? The field of use of an industrial rubber door is very wide, ranging from loading docks to cold rooms, since it is suitable...

Raptor Pro and Raptor Pro Max: 2 new models of industrial doors available

Industrial roll-up doors have been gaining popularity for nearly a decade due to their speed, strength, durability and versatility. Indeed, they can be used in various fields, in particular in the food industry, mining or even in military installations. At Canado-Nacan Equipment, we now offer two (2) new models of Rite-Hite industrial doors. Raptor Pro industrial rubber door The Raptor Pro industrial door is made with a high density material: SBR rubber with ¼ inch thickness. It also incorporates Soft Breakaway...

Which type of dock leveler is right for you?

The dock leveler serves as a bridge between the trailer and the storage warehouse within a loading dock. This device generally fills the difference in height between the two compartments and facilitates the transfer of goods. It also ensures the safety of personnel and vehicles such as forklifts throughout the operation. There are several types and models of docks on the market. Discover the criteria you must take into account to make your choice. The criteria to take into account...

Usefulness of the preventive maintenance program for your loading docks

Loading docks must be checked, adjusted, maintained and repaired regularly in order to preserve them and guarantee their proper functioning. It is recommended to entrust these tasks to qualified professionals for a lasting result that meets your security needs. Canado-Nacan Équipements puts experienced technicians specially trained in the field at your service. What is a loading dock? A loading dock is a place within a warehouse or industrial building where goods are loaded and unloaded. Thus, it is specially equipped to...

Loading Dock Safety: Which Vehicle Restraint is Right for You?

The slightest negligence in terms of safety at the level of a loading dock can lead to serious human and material damage. It is therefore essential to use effective, resistant and good quality safety devices when loading or unloading goods. Let's look specifically at vehicle restraint systems, which are primarily intended to immobilize trailers on docks. The different types of vehicle restraint systems At Canado Nacan Equipment, we provide you with several types of vehicle restraint systems. Vertical restraint barriers or VBR Vertical...

A systematic approach for your loading docks: Accident prevention

Loading docks are often busy and sometimes can be a dangerous place. Most of the time in this type of environment you have trucks and trailers driving in and out of the dock and employees working around it. These activities could cause incidents if appropriate equipment, systems and procedures are not in place. Having a systematic safety strategy in place can help reduce the potential for hazardous conditions and accidents onsite. Devising a systematic approach that incorporates automatic vehicle restraints, vertical dock...

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