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Forklift Attachments Can Be A Hazard

Forklift Attachments Can Be A Hazard 0

By default, forklift operation typically involves lifting palleted loads using the standard forks that extend from the mast. This is the form of operation most warehouse employees find the most familiar, and the accompanying rules and principles are covered in most standard training courses. But for non-standard loads, most forklifts can accept attachments like drum clamps, paper roll clamps, carton clamps, rotators and devices that can push or pull objects across the floor instead of lifting them. 
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How To Increase The Life Of Conventional Forklift Batteries

How To Increase The Life Of Conventional Forklift Batteries 0

The power and efficiency of your battery-operated lift trucks will depend on the health and maintenance of your batteries. At any given moment, the truck is only as useful as the battery, so encourage your employees to keep battery health in mind throughout their daily routines. A few simple tips can help you get the most out of your equipment and save time, hassle and cost over the long term.
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Common Forklift Accidents and How to Prevent Them

Common Forklift Accidents and How to Prevent Them 0

Forklifts come with certain hazards; most experienced operations managers and warehouse teams recognize this. By nature, forklift operation involves heavy loads, potential instability and exposure to operator error. There’s no way to eliminate every possible danger and every possibility of product damage.
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Can You Improve the Performance of Your Forklift?

Can You Improve the Performance of Your Forklift? 0

If you make the right decision when it’s time to invest in a forklift for your fleet, your chosen lift truck will increase your bottom line enough to offset its costs. Your payments, interest, fees and maintenance will amount to a number that keeps you in the black when you factor in the productivity benefits your new truck brings to the business.
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Stretching, Moving and Employee Safety

Stretching, Moving and Employee Safety 0

In previous posts, we’ve talked about the benefits of an ergonomic workspace, which may mean anything from accessible lift truck controls to a reduction in dangerous blind corners and distracting overhead lights. When you reshape your workplace to reduce the hazards that lead to accidents, injury, compromised senses or repetitive stress...
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Forklift Personal Protective Equipment

Forklift Personal Protective Equipment 0

To protect your employees from on-the-job injury, make sure their personal protective equipment is functional and well maintained.
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