Dock levelers

Causes, results, and solutions for dock leveler "stump-out" are featured in a 4-p brochure.
By Staff September 1, 1999

Causes, results, and solutions for dock leveler “stump-out” are featured in a 4-p brochure. The problem, commonly associated with mechanical, spring-powered, and newer power-assisted dock levelers, occurs from interference with mechanical safety legs during operation and causes serious safety and performance problems. Costs of stump-out related injuries, as well as leveler and fork lift repair costs, are discussed.

Rite-Hite Corp.

www.ritehite.com

Circle 331