These tips will help business owners determine whether diesel, propane, or electric-powered forklifts are the right choice for their workplace.
Forklifts are commonplace in a diverse group of industries. This breakdown of the top industry uses for forklifts will detail how major businesses rely on certain lift trucks to thrive, from telehandlers to side loaders. Construction Construction sites need a suitable means of transporting pallets of steel, bricks, wood, and other building materials. A bevy […]
Forklifts play a crucial role in workplaces across the world. If you’re hiring new forklift operators, it’s crucial to send them through a reliable training course beforehand. Doing this isn’t just a benefit—it’s a necessity. Forklift training consists of an initial training class, similar to what you’d see at a driving school. Attendees learn the […]
Forklifts are one of the most useful, practical, and yet dangerous tools in the workplace. They allow one person to do work that would otherwise be impossible. A forklift can lift, move, and store thousands of pounds, and at high speed. They are invaluable in modern logistics and warehousing, and the demand for skilled operators […]
Becoming a forklift operator can be a laborious process, but there’s a reason for that. Without proper training and understanding of these common pieces of heavy machinery, you can get hurt, someone else can get hurt, or property can get damaged. Obviously, these are all things that need to be avoided in functioning, organized […]
If you oversee a facility in which employees operate forklifts, you have to make sure they all go through the proper training. It’s a legal requirement for employees to have the proper certification before they can drive a forklift, which they must obtain by completing an OSHA-approved training course. The training course includes a […]
Forklifts are among the most versatile machines man has ever created. They are capable of moving loads that many men could not. Their capacity for work is astounding, and when outfitted with the most common and useful forklift attachments, they can do so much more. However, operators must be trained on any equipment that […]
Since their earliest form in 1917, forklift trucks have grown to become among the most common warehouse equipment around the world, with more than a million in operation. As their use has increased and more have gone into production over the years, the evolution of the forklift truck has gone through noticeable updates in […]