Warehouse Sustainability Ideas: 5 Top Tips
The warehousing industry is becoming increasingly aware of sustainability and environmental impact. The logistics side of the supply chain has attracted most attention, with estimates suggesting it creates between 5.5 and 13% of global greenhouse gas production. However, today's high-tech warehouses come under scrutiny too: carbon emissions from material handling in warehouses and sorting facilities account for 13% of overall supply chain emissions.
Forklift Charging Station Power Requirements Explained
Whether you’re running one electric forklift truck or an entire forklift fleet, your warehouse needs a designated forklift charging station. Discover how to make your charging room practical, compliant, and safe.
Why Wet-Cell Battery Technology Could Surpass Lithium-Ion
How Our Electric Counterbalance Range Ensures Operator Safety
Our Electric Counterbalance range has been designed to balance operator safety, comfort, and efficiency for optimum warehouse performance. Read on to discover the latest safety features we’ve added and how they keep operators up and running.
The True Cost of Forklift Accidents Revealed
In addition to human injury, the true cost of forklift accidents includes downtime, stalled production, damaged stock, and damages to machinery and other equipment — all impacting revenue.
TCM Nominated for the 2018 Ergonomics and Safety FLTA Awards
We’re really pleased to announce that TCM were finalists in the 2018 FLTA awards, and our EO and FB series were nominated for the Ergonomics and Safety categories respectively.
Preventing Common Forklift Accidents in Your Workplace
Forklifts are one of the most useful pieces of equipment in a modern warehouse. With some forklifts able to lift and shift up to 5000kg, they make moving heavy and awkward items that was once a full day’s job—if possible at all—into a straightforward, manageable task.
Improving Operator Efficiency by Creating Comfortable Working Environments
Operator safety is one of the most important considerations when it comes to investing in a new forklift for your business. However, businesses often become preoccupied with preventing major injuries to pedestrians and operators in the workplace, but overlook day-to-day injuries to operators that can have a long lasting impact on their workforce.
How to Create a Culture of Health and Safety in the Workplace
Health and safety is an ever present topic for businesses within the material handling industry, particularly as the equipment required to transport and move goods can pose a significant health risk to your workforce.
Recommended Safety Features to Reduce Forklift Truck Accidents
We all know that forklift truck accidents aren't good for anyone—the operator, your business, or your trucks.
What Forklift Size Should You Be Using?
So you’ve had your forklift truck for a year, and everything has been running smoothly. However, changes are coming. You’ve just received an email for your supplier letting you know that they're changing their packaging sizes. Will your forklift be the right size after the change?