Online quiz games and free online trivia games are some of the most effective ways to test one’s understanding of a certain subject and quantify their knowledge with a number or score. This immediate gratification after getting our “instant” result satisfies our hunger for self-discovery. But how do we determine if we know enough about a specific topic like pallet rack safety?
Do we need to do more learning or get more training on rack safety?
Damotech's blog articles to date have covered a wide range of subjects – all related to one central theme of pallet rack safety as well as the more recent innovations that have been made in the material handling and supply chain industry. In this article, we challenge you to a rack safety quiz to see if you’ve been taking in all there is to know on how to safely operate the racking systems that occupy the millions of warehouse square footage across the U.S. and Canada.
You are only 12 multiple-choice questions away from finding out how you fare on warehouse and pallet rack safety…
This Safety Quiz Tests Your General Knowledge on the Following Topics:
- The basic components that make up a steel storage rack
- How to properly secure or anchor a racking system to a warehouse floor
- Racking recommendations from the Rack Manufacturer’s Institute (RMI)
- Pallet rack inspections and how frequently they should be performed
- The different types of pallet racking systems
- Pallet rack safety codes and regulations in the United States and Canada
- Rule of thumb on how one can check their racking system’s stability
- Identifying damaged racking components and pallet rack issues
- The importance of having all rack data and drawings related to racking up to date
- Rack repair kits and how rack repair works
- Rack protection products and their installation
- Responsibilities of a pallet rack owner in the prevention of warehouse safety hazards
- Tolerated rack damage thresholds and how issues should be addressed by rack safety professionals
Got My Rack Safety Knowledge Score! What's Next?
Whether you got a perfect score or failed miserably, the only way to stay on top of a subject like pallet rack safety is by regularly reading about it, attending free webinars, or registering for an online training session. Does rack safety in the workplace pique your interest? Or would you like to know more about how to specifically record and keep all data related to steel storage racks?
Expand your rack safety knowledge by participating in Damotech’s rack safety training; offered both online and in-person. We also periodically offer free online webinars (and recorded versions), hosted by rack safety experts dedicated to answering questions about why rack safety is important and how to prevent pallet rack damage. To be notified the next time we host a rack safety webinar, subscribe to our rack safety emails.