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Category : Material Handling Equipment

What Are Forklift Extensions, and Why Do You Need Them?

Looking to increase the versatility and load-bearing power of your trucks? Try adding forklift extensions to your toolkit. Forklift Extensions: Here’s What You Need to Know Also called forklift extenders or long lifts on a forklift, forklift extensions are special kinds of attachments, and they Read More…

What Is a Safe Forklift Speed?

Forklifts are generally not associated with high speeds. Yet, because of their weight and the heavy loads they carry, they don’t have to go very fast to become unsafe. Improper steering can also cause safety problems. That’s why OSHA requires operators to be trained and certified in Read More…

5 Forklift Driving Tips

Operating a forklift safely requires attention to detail. Otherwise, inattentive forklift operators can put themselves and others in danger. Forklift Driving Tips There are many things that a forklift operator can do to drive safely. These include: 1. Get Certified Enroll in forklift safety training Read More…

Forklift Tip-Over Procedure: What You Need to Know

Tip-overs are a top concern for forklift operators. But, with proper training, forklift operators will know what precautions to take to avoid tip-overs and other lift accidents. What Causes a Forklift to Tip Over? Common causes of forklift tip-overs include: 1. Excessive Load If a Read More…

Why Consider Moving and Replacing Pallet Racks

(Updated July 2020) For more than 70 years, pallet racks have provided an affordable and sturdy storage solution for warehouses, retailers, and other companies — and there are many reasons why this is the case. Pallet racking is durable and safe to use, makes it Read More…