Stop Load Damage

Atkinson, William
November 2006
Material Handling Management;Nov2006, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p27
The article discusses the prevention of load damage. Products that are not packed properly may sustain damage as well as poor pallet building. It is recommended to inspect pallets and make sure that it is not overloaded. Another cause of load damage are forklifts wherein a comprehensive lift truck operator training is recommended. Loading practice and load configuration should also be considered for loading of cargos or materials.


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