Category : Forklift Training

What Makes Hazardous Waste Dangerous?

It may seem surprising, but you are most likely around different types of hazardous waste on a daily basis. Everyday items like batteries, mercury-contacting equipment like thermostats, and asbestos insulation and floor tiles are all considered hazardous waste that has the potential to harm human health.

Should You Buy or Lease a Forklift?

Whether you are in the market for a new forklift to meet the changing needs of your workplace, or you need to purchase an entire fleet, you have probably come across the question of whether to buy or lease a forklift. The difference between the Read More…

Forklift Tips and Tricks for Efficiency and Safety

As a certified forklift operator, you have a responsibility to maintain a safe working environment and care properly for the equipment that you use on a daily basis. Not only will being safe and efficient improve your work day, but it will also help the Read More…

5 Tips for Stacking Pallets Properly

Stacking pallets properly, whether working with a pallet jack, forklift, hand pallet pump, or other machines, has the potential to prevent many accidents that routinely happen in warehouses. Knowing and using certain safety principles, proper work practices, and the right equipment for the job can help Read More…

How to Determine a Hazardous Load

As a forklift operator, you may be tasked with handling hazardous loads. It’s important that you handle the load with the utmost care, according to OSHA’s guidelines. But before you can safely handle the hazardous load, you need to know hazardous load signs to avoid Read More…