How do I choose the right size and type of truck loading dock bumpers for my facility?

To choose the right size and type of truck loading dock bumpers for your facility, consider these factors: dock height, truck size, frequency of use, and potential impact force. Firstly, measure your dock's height and truck bed's height difference to determine the required bumper thickness. Secondly, consider the truck types visiting your facility, as larger vehicles need wider and taller bumpers. Thirdly, assess the frequency of use; heavy-duty bumpers made from durable materials are ideal for high-traffic docks. Lastly, estimate the potential impact force, and select bumpers with proper shock absorption capacity. By evaluating these aspects, you can ensure optimal protection for your loading dock and seamless truck loading and unloading operations.

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Barrier Group is Australia’s leading industrial safety manufacturer and distributor. Barrier Group designs, manufactures and distributes a wide range of industrial and pedestrian safety products such as bollards, fencing and pedestrian barriers, industrial gates, queue control systems, and traffic and car control products like speed humps, wheel stops and traffic delineators. We supply to all Australian cities including Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Hobart and Darwin, and supply to most overseas locations.

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