Pallet Rack Inspection Checklists Can Be as Easy as a Forklift Inspection…What?
How often do you think about pallet rack inspection? Pallet racks are the silent workhorse of the operation taking abuse from forklifts turning tight corners, getting too close in narrow aisles and/or constant bumps from carts, order pickers, and anything else moving in the facility.
Pallet racks are most times vertical storage units that has a capability of holding and storing enormous amounts of weight. However, with every forklift impact the metal structure can become compromised. The forklift operator may or may not tell you or report when the pallet rack and forklift truck have been impacted. So, what can you do?