Unloading Roof Trusses Safely

At RML we provide as much guidance as possible for sites unloading our roof trusses and joists. In order to save time for sites and ensure safety on site, we have produced hard copy site packs and video guides to watch alongside. All customers receive this hard copy when they place an order, which you can download a hard copy of here. All other documentation and certification can be found in our document library, here.


Recommended Method of Manually Unloading Trusses


Safe Unloading of Trusses Using a Forklift

Safe Unloading of Trusses Using a Crane

Unloading and Turning Inverted Trusses

Safe Handling of Spandrel Panels

Safe Handling of Spandrel Panels Using a Forklift

Please Note:

These videos and the Site Pack Manual sent to customers of Robinson Manufacturing reflect our recommendations but should always be considered in conjunction with customers’ own operating instructions as well as local site conditions at the time of offloading.

If you have a development project you’d like to talk to our timber frame team about, email sales@rmuk.co.uk or call us on 01933 279597.