Trailer Safety: How to load a Commercial Trailer

Many of our customer will inquire as to the best way to load and distribute weight with their rental trailers. Load security is extremely important for our drivers, for other motorists, for shipping teams to ensure a safe environment to load and unload freight, and to ensure the integrity of the equipment. We came across this great piece written by Jim Park for Truck News in 2021.  Please click on the link below to read more, it’s a very a clear and concise summary of best practices and considerations for loading trailers.  Whether over the road long haul trailers or storage trailers, the same principles apply:

How to load trailers and distribute weight: Driver's Education - Truck News