Happy 4th of July 2017

First Quality Forklift Training LLC would like to  thank the Men and Women that have and those that currently serve in the military! For without the daily sacrifices You each make, we would not have the freedom we are so lucky to have. Be Safe and have a Happy 4th of July! We would also like to wish our existing customers and our future customers a very Safe & Happy 4th of July!
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National Forklift Safety Day June 13, 2017

National Forklift Safety Day
First Quality Forklift Training LLC Wants to Wish All Forklift Operators  a Very Happy and Safe National Forklift Safety Day!  DC Velocity recently published (May 4, 2017) a very informative forklift safety article (Spreading the word on forklift safety). They had a conversation with the Industrial Truck Association's Brian Feehan about the organization's mission and the goals of National Forkl...
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Average Fines Assessed By OSHA Rose Significantly In 2016

Fines Assessed By OSHA Rose
Average Fines Assessed By OSHA Rose Significantly In 2016 by Timothy G. Wiemer on 3/31/2017 2:47:35 pm Average fines assessed by OSHA rose significantly in 2016 (for serious workplace safety violations). This after the agency revamped its penalty structure.  According to the article found on the website Business Insurance written by Gloria Gonzalez on 1/19/2017  "From Aug. 2 to Dec. 31, ...
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Forklift Jobs – What You Need to Know

Forklift Jobs
Forklift Jobs - What You Need to Know by Timothy G. Wiemer on 3/28/2017 9:36:58 amYou have searched for forklift jobs in your area, after reading the job requirements, you would like to apply, but you do not have any forklift driving experience. If any of this rings true than this article is written for you. Some the calls we receive include the following questions and concerns:Where c...
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Forklift Safety on Inclines, Slopes, and Ramps

Forklift Safety on Inclines, Slopes, and Ramps
Forklift Safety on Inclines, Slopes, and Ramps by Timothy G. Wiemer on February 27, 2017 3:02:47 pmThe topic: forklift safety on inclines, slopes, and ramps should be included in your forklift operator training. This is especially true if driving of forklift on inclines, slopes, and ramps is common practice at your place of businesses.The following standards are taken from CFR 1910.178 ...
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Forklift Certification – What You Need to Know

forklift training requirements
Forklift Certification - Guide for Business Owners  by Timothy G. Wiemer on 2/22/2017 1:44:26 pm We developed this forklift training guide for business owners with the intent of answering the many questions regarding OSHA forklift certification. There are a lot of very good forklift certification safety training companies in Wisconsin, Upper Michigan, and in the United States as a whole. Knowing...
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Forklift Pedestrian Safety DVD Training Program – Giveaway

Forklift Pedestrian Safety DVD Training Program Giveaway! Have you been thinking about setting up a forklift pedestrian safety training program?We want to help you! Get started today by entering to win a complete Forklift Pedestrian Safety DVD Training  kit.
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2016 OSHA Top 10 Cited Safety Violations

OSHA Top 10 Cited Safety Violations comparison
2016 OSHA Top 10 Cited Safety Violations by Timothy G. Wiemer on 10/20/2016 8:25:05 am Each year OSHA puts out its OSHA Top 10 Cited Safety Violations. These Top 10 Most Cited Violations are the result of all workplace safety inspections that occurred throughout the United States. This list could be used as a tool for business to help reassess their safety programs and identify opportunities for...
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