Fitting an approved all-round pallet gate system is MUST HAVE for high-level openings
Because swing gates, trombone gates, removable bars or chains (Which can flip the worker) can only guard the edge when shut and are routinely left open. These are accidents waiting to happen! Fall protection safety harnesses are ineffective, as they only protect the wearer if they remember to put it on!
Fatal injuries to workers by most common accident kinds 2018 (Source HSE)
Falls from height - 26%
Struck by a moving vehicle - 18%
Struck by a moving object - 13%
Trapped by something collapsing/overturning - 9%
Contact with moving machinery - 9%
Companies need to comply with:
These regulations require all employers to take measures to prevent falls greater than 500 mm and take measures to reduce the injuries that may result from a fall. Unprotected mezzanines etc. frequently pose a high risk of someone falling off the edge, falling through the surface or falling when accessing the level.
We spend billions on workplace injury every year in the UK, and last year was no exception - Read our most recent DLH News update to learn how to ensure your business is doing everything it can to avoid manual handling accidents and injury, using specialist lifting equipment where necessary.Read More
Due to the corrosion resistance of all parts, the chain hoist is especially suitable for applications in the food sector, clean rooms but also in aggressive surroundings with salt water or dirt.
The cathodic dip-paint coating of the aluminium parts prevents spalling of colour and is good protection against corrosion. Grease filling in the gear consists of food compatible grease. Optionally, the chain lubricating oil is available in food compatible model.
The GPR chain hoists are equipped with a corrosion resistant round steel chain.
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What you need to know about pallet gates before you buy
Get the answers you will need when choosing the right pallet gate for your application with Pallet Gates at-a-glance. This handy guide gives you all you need to know:.
The new Titan model is a real whopper! - With standard and bespoke sizes up to 3.5 metres wide x 4.0 metres deep inside load area. The double pivot mechanism ensures easy operation by just one operative. Multi-pallet loading or very large loads can be accommodated with ease.
Available in all galvanised or Safety yellow thermoplastic tube coating (As shown) for extra durability and longer life - All parts are replaceable in the event of damage.
The new YaleMtrac endless winch brings a new level of versatility to the well-known family of Yale hoists. With a state-of-the-art design that allows the winch to be operated vertically, at an angle and horizontally, the YaleMtrac provides optimal efficiency and flexibility for a wide variety of applications. It also has an unlimited length of rope so there are no restrictions on lifting height.