How To Prevent Pallet Rack Collapse

What Causes a Pallet Rack Collapse?

1.Struck by a forklift

2.Overloading

3.Bad rack design

4.Inadequate load clearances

5.Installation or setup errors


So what we can do in order to avoid that?

1.Build in enough aisle space;Install frame barriers and upright protectors;Enforce the speed limit for forklifts;

2.Ensure Beam capacities also depend on an evenly distributed load.

3.Typically designed for a specific load, based on size, weight and density. 

4.Tight clearances between the rack uprights and the pallets, or between the pallets themselves, sets your forklift driver up for failure and a possible rack collapse or falling pallet.

5.Anchor the rack and Check for safety pins.


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