Pentalift Blog - Warehouse Safety
May 14, 2015, 5:41 pm - It is common knowledge that most equipment requires maintenance from time to time, and that providing regular service will help ensure its proper function and increased longevity. Dock levelers are no exception. There are not many pieces of equipment that take a greater beating than your loading dock. Although you may push a button or […]
May 13, 2015, 3:31 am - A warehouse is full of hazards. Heavy machinery, caustic chemicals, heavy objects stored vertically that can fall and cause damage; there are dangers in every expected, and unexpected, place. It is important to make sure that you have the necessary safety precautions in place when you own and operate a business that has warehouse space […]
March 30, 2015, 2:14 pm - The Fork Truck Maintenance Lift will safely lift a fork truck to a comfortable working height, and does not require that a pit be dug. The FTML utilizes a ratchet and pawl mechanism to provide safety redundancy that permits personnel to safely access under the fork truck to perform any required maintenance. The FTML can lift fork trucks that weigh up to 20,000lbs and that are up to 60” wide. Click here to browse the FTML Brochure, or click here to view the FTML Video. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for more information.
March 11, 2015, 5:27 pm - Looking for extra safety features in the loading dock area? The loading dock floor is usually about 4’ higher than the outside grade, and with busy lift truck traffic in this area, accidents can easily occur. Roll Off Stop Dock Levelers were designed specifically to address this situation. With the dock leveler in the closed or parked position, the hinged lip projects 8” above floor level providing an effective barrier to prevent the lift truck from driving off the elevated level to the ground below. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for more information.
January 22, 2015, 10:41 am - Designing a warehouse that enables productivity without compromising safety isn’t an easy task. There are three important factors to consider: Safety, security and productivity. By keeping these three key elements in mind during the design process, you be able to create a warehouse that’s not only safe and secure, but also entirely productive. Safety first […]