Pinning Down a Secure Beam Connection | Apex Pallet Rack Safety Spotlight

Broken, loose, and missing rack clips are “small” but still a significant warehouse safety concern. In roll-formed pallet rack, a safety (or locking) pin secures beams to uprights, preventing the beam from dislodging if accidentally struck by a forklift or pallet load. The pallet rack pin acts as a positive pressure device that must be…read more

Securing Pallet Rack the Right Way… with Safety Pins??

The image of a safety pin is quite different for material handling experts vs the general public, but the function is very similar; safety pins secure things in place. In roll-formed pallet rack, a safety, or locking pin, secures beams to uprights, preventing the beam from dislodging if accidentally struck by a forklift or pallet…read more