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Why does your racking need a regular inspection?

Why does your racking need a regular inspection
Regular inspection and repair of your racking is a critical element of warehouse management. Warehouse and operational managers might of warehouse management. Warehouse and operational managers staff and stock if they fail to regularly inspect and repair their warehouse racking.

Legal liability could exist if you:

Here are some of the frequently asked questions regarding the need for rack inspection:

Do I need an annual rack inspection?
– Yes. Application and Maintenance of Storage Equipment provides instruction regarding the inspection of racking structures. A n Allied specialist must carry out inspections at intervals of no more than 12 months. A written report must be submitted to the personal responsible for storage and equipment safety with observations and proposals for any action necessary.”

Do I need to inspect my racking as well?
– Yes, the person responsible for storage equipment safety must ensure that inspections are made at weekly or other regular intervals based on a risk assessment. A formal written record shall be maintained.”

Are official and informal inspections the same?
– No. It perfectly fine for your team to carry out your weekly visual inspections, but we recommend that this be carried out by a properly trained person. If you need help training your team to do the visual inspections, we can help. Official annual inspections should be carried out by an Allied specialist, so leave it to the experts. You can contact us today at 800-675-2500 or email us at .
 

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