If you are to pyramid any pipe—this mean any pipe stacked on top of other pipe—you must not leave a partial layer on top. If the last layer has exactly 1 piece less than the previous layer then you are ok, if it has 2 or less pieces than the previous layer then you must strip it. Even if the last layer is 1 pipe—it must be stripped. Load on the left is wrong and you will be placed out of service, issued a ticket, and it will do on your
Your strap must touch all cargo. One the load on the left if will not touch any pipe on the top layer except the 2 in the middle and the outside pieces. On the load on the right your strap will touch all pipe across the top and all the pipe below the board.
Besides doing what is right for TEAM SHARK and doing what is right for safety—do what is right for your career and the future of you’re a family. Any violations cost you $$ and go on your preminat PSP Dot record. So it may limite your future ability to feed your family. We should all be on the same team—Complainace, Team, and Safety.
Any questions about a loads safety call me anytime Gary Hoffman