The attached sign was observed on an existing mobile racking system which has been in operation for several years.

It covers most of the requirements and appears fine until more closely inspected…

The rack bays hold 3 pallets not 2 pallets, as per the signage.

While the racking in this store was well maintained, rack loading signs form the basis of rack safety and should be accurate.  If rack suppliers install such signage incorrectly, rack safety training is more critical than we initially imagined.

Load notices provide essential information for the user to safely use the storage system. A typical load notice for pallet racking is shown below.

If you need help to understand them or verify the information, contact Barri Leon Malherbe: