Category : Material Handling Equipment

Side Loading Forklifts and Their Uses

Side loading forklifts, which are also known as sideloader lift trucks, are used for lifting, transporting and unloading long, heavy and awkward loads through narrow warehouse aisles. Around since the 1950s, side loading forklifts are typically found in steel service centers, lumber yards and other Read More…

The Basics of Forklift Insurance

Mobile heavy equipment, which is sometimes also called moveable machinery, can be dangerous in the hands of untrained or uncertified operators. Mobile heavy equipment includes everything from backhoes and cranes to aerial work platforms and forklifts. Business owners sometimes assume forklifts and other mobile equipment Read More…

Slippery When Wet: Warehouse Trip and Slip Hazards

A warehouse is a work environment, just like many other workplaces. But unlike offices and most indoor facilities, warehouses are more likely to have injuries and accidents. A number of factors contribute to this:

Forklift Safety Components and Accessories: Standard and Add-Ons

  Without sound forklift safety training in place, accidents are bound to increase. That’s the primary reason the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) creates guidelines and safety regulations for every U.S. workplace. OSHA’s training recommendations are designed to give every forklift operator the Read More…