Pallet Gate for Use with Vacuum Handler

Client : Cereal products manufacturer

Requirement: Pallet safety gate on process platform to be loaded by forklift and palletised sacks unloaded by vacuum handling crane



  • Loading through existing unguarded handrail aperture without adequate fall protection
  • Low headroom to clear crane arm
  • Confined work space
Sigma Pallet Gate in use with vacuum handler


  • Supply and Installation of a Sigma universal safety gate
  • When the pallet loads are not too high this gate can be made with very short side frames  the fold down inner gate can operate within very low headroom.
  • Up to 3000mm inside width (2 pallets) x minimum 2000 mm walk-in height x 400 mm deep side frames (When shut).
  • The inner gate is modified to swing forward which allows the operator to swing vacuum handler over pallet to safely pick sacks from pallet.
  • The ergonomically counterbalanced gates offers easy operation. 
  • Galvanised construction.
  • Minimal maintenance.


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The pallet gate design and manufacturing services (To ISO 9001)  provided by our in-house mezzanine barrier division meet the recommendations of the Health and Safety Executive


Do you need help in providing a suitable HSE recommended double barrier system for you loading operation? - We here to help!


You can select from six different models in the Safety Pallet Gates section of this website.  You will also find a helpful Selecting Your Pallet Gate  guide page.  Or on each of the model pages, there is detailed information on what the model does and the full dimensions etc. 


Not sure which model you need?


You can use our easy-to-use online Enquiry Forms- Just select the one which covers your particular application to tell us what your  exact requirements are and we will provide a no-obligation, competitive quotation for the right type of safety gate to meet your safety requirements.  Alternatively, you can call our sales team to discuss your problem in more detail .  For UK calls 0161 223 1990 or International  calls to +44 161 223 1990 or by email to




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Pallet Gates and Safety Barriers

Div. of DALE Lifting and Handling Specialists

2 Kelbrook Road


M11 2QA

United Kingdom


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