Businesses which use forklifts are being warned to lift their game as the retail sector moves to stock stores in time for Christmas following a number of tragic incidents in recent months. SafeWork NSW Executive Director Tony Williams said rushing … [Read more...] about Forklift safety a high priority this Christmas
Safety and protection products guard against forklift damage and protect rack system investment Steel King Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of material handling systems for improving operational efficiency, announces the … [Read more...] about Steel King Announces Products to Extend the Life of Rack Systems
Hint: It may be more than the initial purchase cost When shopping for pallet rack, buyers may find options in the market that, on the surface, seem quite similar, but a savvy buyer will find that with all that is riding on a pallet rack … [Read more...] about How much is your pallet rack really costing you?
Any warehouse or distribution centre with limited floor space that needs high density storage or automatic rotation of inventory on a first-in, first-out (FIFO) basis can benefit by implementing pallet flow storage racks. However, achieving the … [Read more...] about The Benefits of Pallet Flow Racks
Online or e-learning for forklift training can be beneficial for the classroom portion of the instruction delivery. Here are pros and cons to consider. According to OSHA requirements, a forklift operator must be at least 18 years old, as well as … [Read more...] about When Online Forklift Training Makes Sense and When It Doesn’t
Forklift batteries cost $1,500 to $5,000 a piece. So, not giving importance to the proper maintenance might result in great financial loss or higher operating expenses in your business. Nearly all lead-acid forklift batteries provide approximately … [Read more...] about Forklift Battery Handling And Maintenance Best Practices
When deciding to buy either a new or used forklift, there are several factors to weigh. Forklifts are expensive machines, so do your homework before you make a buying decision. Given an unlimited budget, everyone would like to have a shiny, … [Read more...] about Should I Buy New Or Used Forklifts?