Racking Safety Training

There is certain knowledge that your business needs in order to manage risk around around racking and storage. A full and training needs analysis should always be used to identify the key people within your business and the skills and knowledge they need in order to operate, load, inspect and manager the use of racking storage.

The roles and responsibilities relevant to racking and storage operations will include the following:

  • Operators. The knowledge and skills required by the operator depend upon the nature of the equipment and the environment of use. For example, adjustable pallet racking that is loaded using a manual pallet stacker unit where the pallets are manually loaded with a range of products of different size and weight will require different training to an operator of an automated gantry racking storage system.
  • Truck drivers employed should be certificated/licensed.