At the end of every shift it is important that all operators shutdown their forklifts correctly and park them in a safe place overnight.
In this blog we briefly look at the criteria that needs to be considered when choosing the safest place to park a forklift and the correct procedure for parking a unit.Read post
In this blog we briefly explain what scissor and boom lifts are and then look at four key considerations that can be used to determine the best lift for your application.Read post
In recognition of World Day for Safety and Health at Work on April 28th 2021 this week’s blog in conjunction with Combilift looks at three ways their innovative materials handling units can improve safety at work.Read post
In this week’s blog we look at some common checks that can be carried out before purchase and operation of a forklift attachment to ensure safety and efficiency.Read post
Whilst the initial cost of lithium ion batteries is considerably higher than lead acid alternatives, their two to three times longer operational life, increased efficiency, environmental and safety features make them an appealing alternative.
In this week’s blog we compare and discuss some of the advantages of lithium ion forklift batteries.Read post
A key part of looking after a forklift is being able to prevent or reduce the likelihood of any damage occurring to the forklift that could adversely affect its operation and safety.
This week’s blog explores seven ways owners and operators can reduce or prevent damage to their forklifts from occurring.Read post
Two of the most common types of forklifts are counterbalance and reach forklifts, this week’s blog provides a brief comparison between the two types of forklifts.Read post
This week’s blog looks at why forklift maintenance is vitally important and briefly discusses some of the common signs that should be looked for to indicate a unit may need to be serviced.Read post
A type of aerial lift boom lifts allow operators to be raised and moved horizontal and vertically to complete works outdoors, industrial, maintenance and constructions projects.
This week’s blog describes the concept of a boom lift and looks at the advantages of using a boom lift on projects.Read post
This week’s blog briefly profiles the different types of order and stock pickers available and looks at the advantages of utilising them over other methods to lift operators to complete work.Read post