Pallet racking inspections: why are they important?

One of the most common questions we are asked by customers is “Does racking have to be inspected?” From a health and safety point of view the answer is always yes. It ensures your staff and goods are safeguarded as much as possible. Your storage systems are one of the most important parts of your … Read more

10 ways To Improve Warehouse Safety

Warehouse Identification Load Notices

There are a number of risks involved with working in a warehouse, depending on the type of work processes your business follows. It’s imperative that you have stringent safety measures in place to protect employees and business assets, and with HSE estimating the cost of ill health and injuries due to working conditions to be … Read more

How to avoid accidents in the warehouse

Safety Barriors for Dexion P90 racking

Safety in any warehouse facility should be of paramount importance for every business. Cutting corners and not following correct procedures can lead to serious accidents and costly consequences for the company as a whole. In an environment that has a lot of risks and movement of objects and machinery, staff will only feel secure if … Read more

Why is it so important to inspect your warehouse racking

Safety Barriors for Dexion P90 racking

 A video appeared in the news recently that showed one of the worst accidents imaginable taking place within a warehouse. We see a forklift driver travel down a narrow aisle and accidentally brush against one of the racking units. In a matter of seconds, he is buried under a mountain of pallets, products and … Read more

How to improve the safety of your warehouse

Safety Barrier Handrail

Being in charge of any team of people is a huge responsibility, and because of this you will need to make sure that you are taking their safety absolutely seriously. With this being true, you may need to make some changes with regards to the way that your warehouse runs. Luckily, there are many things … Read more

Pallet Racking Design Increases Safety and Productivity

Dexion P90 Pallet Racking

One of our long standing customers approached us with a requirement to improve efficiencies and productivity in one of their warehouses. Having worked with the company over many years we had a basic understanding of their operation. Taking time to develop a ‘User Requirement Specification’ which in turn helped produce the ‘Functional Design Specification’ we … Read more

How to Reduce Product Damage in your Warehouse?

Warehouse Identification Load Notices

Product damage in warehouse manufacturing operations is inevitable.  Some products will get broken.  Broken products can cost a company thousands of pounds. But there are things you can do to reduce product damage in warehouse operations. To minimize the cost of inventory damage you know to learn how to reduce product damage in the warehouse. Tip … Read more

Warehouse Safety Netting

Close up of of Anti Collapse Mesh Safety Screens

Are you looking for warehouse safety netting? Do you need mezzanine floor safety netting to prevent the potential hazard of falling product or stock? Here at 2h Storage Solutions we provide a full design, supply and installation service for all types of warehouse and production facilities from pallet racking, mezzanine floors and conveyors through to … Read more

Pallet Racking Safety

Warehouse Identification Load Notices

Pallet racking safety, is my pallet racking safe? Thinking about pallet racking safety, is my pallet racking safe?  The safety of pallet racking is very important as it could cost lives not to mention damaged goods. So it is best left to experienced professional pallet racking safety inspectors. A good guide is if your pallet … Read more

Is straightening pallet racking uprights safe?

close up image of pallet racking beams

The straightening of pallet racking uprights using a jig and a hydraulic ram and other similar methods has been deemed as unacceptable by SEMA the Storage Equipment Manufacturers Association in their recent technical bulletin. SEMA points out that once straightened using this method the warranty and original capabilities of the straighten upright have changed and … Read more