Heavy carts and wheels can injure toes and heels, and it is essential to take proactive steps to ensure your employees don’t have a misstep that can result in days away from work injuries. Fortunately, all it takes is five easy steps to protect your employees from potentially debilitating foot injuries and your company from costly workers’ compensation claims and personal injury lawsuits.
RWM’s foot guards are easily installed and easily replaced when damaged. A few minutes and some basic tools are all it takes to keep your carts rolling smoothly and safely throughout warehouses, production facilities, and more. They are a cost-effective, durable, and reliable shield that protects your employees without reducing the effectiveness or efficiency of the wheels or your operations.
Features of the Field Installable Foot Guards
RWM’s field-installable foot guards are Made in the USA and can be installed on 2-inch wheels, including our 45, 46, 47, 48, 52, 58, and 65 Series casters. The foot guards are available in the standard silver zinc plated finish or powder-coated in your choice of safety yellow or orange to enhance visibility. These color options make it a breeze to select foot guards that are easily visible within the lighting conditions present within your facility.
We manufacture 4″ x 2″, 5″ x 2″, 6″ x 2″, and 8″ x 2″ field-installable foot guards. Each kit comes with all the components and detailed instructions required to ensure a proper installation. Once installed, the foot guards will not impede cart function or mobility. You will hardly notice them, but you will notice a reduction in injuries.
Contact RWM Casters at (800) 634-7704 to speak with our sales team about the advantages and protection our field-installable foot guards offer. We will answer your questions and help you determine which option is best suited for your specific needs.