Loading And Unloading A Dump Trailer Place the ramps at the proper width and load the equipment. The operator must be experienced and skilled to perform the loading and unloading. 87 ! CAUTION Ramps are NOT RATED for load bearing capacity. They will NOT support the load bearing capacity of the trailer. Do not overload the ramps. Dump Ramps Installed Secure the cargo to the trailer using appropriate straps, chains and tensioning devices. Refer to www.fmcsa.dot.gov for regulations regarding cargo securement rules. Remove ramps and place in storage position. If equipped, close ramp covers and install safety lock pins (2) on ramp covers. Close and secure rear doors. Remove blocking under rear of trailer.
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