Working Safely with Pallets

This 3 minutes safety training video covers: How to properly handle pallets, how to dispose damage pallets, what are potential hazards of pallets, how to properly stack pallets. This clip was taken from a full-length training video. Click here to watch the 18 minute full length version.

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Video Transcript

Inspect pallets for broken deck boards, loose nails or broken woods, without any damage of wooden pallets. Stack unused pallets in safe place away from buildings, because the pallets are fire hazards. To transfer pallets and goods safely you may need to stretch wrap the goods or bind irregular objects together. Pallets must rest squarely on the lift and on the heel of the forks.