Vending machines aren’t just for snack’s, drinks coffee’s or healthy food’s any more. Over the past 10 years and more recently over the past 2-3 years, PPE vending is now becoming more and more important and common within the mining, manufacturing, food and construction industries.
Over the last few years, we have observed a growing shift towards large companies throughout Australia placing personal safety at the workplace at the forefront of priorities. Executive’s within the mining and construction industry want to ensure they have all systems, processes and procedures in place to keep their staff safe so they can return home to their families.
As this trend only looks to get stronger, it’s quite apparent that PPE vending systems are looking to become a standard in many workplaces. By having a safety PPE vending machine at your workplace, you make a bold statement about your compliance to OHS, enhance the safety of the workplace and improve your companies’ image.
1.Potential Cost Savings
Installing PPE vending machine can represent a significant saving in overall spend within this indirect category. These savings come from accountability to PPE usage and the change in culture due to your staff now knowing they will be monitored for their usage of products. An increase in efficiency among workers as well as reduced waste and higher productivity also provide significant savings throughout companies production area’s. Since PPE distribution is monitored, the staff using PPE from a vending program are more careful with it. They are less likely to make poor choice and will be more likely to reuse equipment where possible. This represents a significant cost saving in the long run.
2.Usage Monitoring and Control
By implementing a PPE vending program, you can control what is available for employee use and set restrictions on what products certain staff can vend. Our machines allow you to tap into the important online software which allows you to produce regular reports. These reports outline information concerning the staff member that has used any items, and details about the products that have been dispensed.
3. Inventory Management
Implementing a PPE vending machines provides more control over your inventory management due to their reporting capabilities 24/7. Reports can provide;
Overall, the advantages of the safety PPE vending machines are many. Their ability to reduce paper work and increase staff efficiency is another benefit that owners of the machine regularly praise. Proven track record and reduction of consumption of up to 60% has been documented.
Contact RWW Group on 1800 637 098 or email through to [email protected] for further information.