Archive for January 17, 2014

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    Tips for Securing Your Cargo Safely

    Written by Shopping Video. Posted in Lifting straps, Nylon webbing, Polyester webbing

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    We’ve all seen trucks and tractor trailers that look like they may be moments away from losing their loads all over the highway, but most of us are lucky enough to have never seen it happen. An unsecured load is a dangerous thing, and nobody knows that better than Maria Federici, who was left without her senses of sight, smell, or taste after a piece of furniture flew off a U-Haul in front of her and crashed through her windshield.

    No driver wants to be responsible for that kind of damage, not only because of the obvious damage done to Miss Federici, but because of the major legal ramifications many states now have in place for drivers who fail to secure their loads. Fortunately, avoiding an accident is as simple as preparing your load carefully with the best tie downs and tie straps. Here are our bes