There is still time to book your place at this year’s SEMA Safety Conference Safety in the Storage Industry: Halloween. This annual event brings together experienced industry speakers who will ease the nightmares of warehouse safety. Delegates will also have the chance to pick the brains of industry leading companies and hear about the key issues that are going to impact the warehousing industry sector in the coming year.

Exhibitors include Warehouse Partners who will demonstrate their automated load notice builder website which has been specifically developed to produced load notice signs. Warehouse Partners are running a campaign to encourage all distributors and suppliers to sign up to this service.

If you’re looking for storage systems, SEMA have two industry leading companies on hand to show how storage solutions can increase productivity, safety and profitability through better use of space. Wickens is a leading industrial racking manufacturer and specialises in the provision of cantilever racking, heavy duty racking, structural pallet racking, vertical racking and rack clad buildings. Space Productive design, manufacture and install warehouse racking systems, mezzanine floors and semi-permanent pop-up warehousing.

Mentor FLT Training is one of the UK’s leading provider of forklift truck and safety management training. Visit their stand and discover the range of courses on offer, from forklifts to cranes and access platforms. You can also see a demonstration of their brand new ‘Managing Forklift Operations’ e-learning course, the first online training of its kind.

Addressing safety in the warehouse, two exhibitors will explore the range of options available. STOMMPY® UK Ltd offer a range of impact safety barriers, bollards and warehouse protection systems. They are the only barrier company to offer a 5 Year Guarantee on their floor anchoring system when installed by STOMMPY® engineers. For over 35 years, SPL has been manufacturing unbreakable security, safety and surveillance Vialux® mirrors. Visit their stand for a demonstration of how Vialux® mirrors can be strategically positioned as passive safety devices to secure circulation inside and outside industrial sites and to avoid collisions at blind spots.

SEMA’s safety conference is kindly sponsored by Troax UK Ltd and SESS Ltd and are also exhibiting at the event. Troax manufactures a full range of single and double skin steel partitioning, for many warehousing, industrial and interiors applications. With a global presence and local customer focus, they manufacture and supply, quality assured steel mesh panel ranges, providing innovative safety solutions in modern warehouse environments as well as all industrial sectors. SESS Ltd are an independent rack safety inspection company, being totally independent of any supplier, manufacturer or repairer, they provide unbiased reporting, providing enough detail to enable clients to tender out for their repairs. Visit their stand to also find out about their SEMA and IOSH Approved Rack Inspection Training for the end user.

Warehouse & Logistic News will also be exhibiting at the event and support the SEMA Safety Conference with a standalone supplement sent out with the magazine.

SEMA’s Safety Conference takes place on Halloween, Thursday 31st October at the National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull. Chaired by SEMA President Jaap Vos the event starts at 9.55am, includes a buffet lunch and is excellent value for money at £135 + VAT. For more information, exhibit or book a place telephone 0121 6016359 or email