Electric Forklifts vs. Diesel Forklifts: Which One is Right for the Job?
As soon as you start investigating forklift trucks for your fleet, you'll see a range of different power options. The market used to be dominated by diesel and LPG (liquid petroleum gas), but now robust, high-quality electric-powered forklifts are easily available.
Forklift Battery Charging Station Power Requirements Explained
When you’re operating heavy machinery on a daily basis, the risk of danger, injury or error is ever-present. The key to a hazard-free, fully functioning work environment is understanding the correct safety measures and operational requirements that you need to facilitate your workforce. This is particularly important when it comes to electric forklift trucks.
Forklift Compliance: 5 Regulations You Need to Know About Now
If your business uses forklifts, then you need to be aware of forklift legislation and how to comply with the rules and regulations.
As well as making sure that you stay on the right side of the law, being compliant means that you know you’re doing everything you can to keep your employees safe at work. Here are five pieces of forklift truck legislation and guidance that you need to know about.
Related read: How to Create a Culture of Health and Safety in the Workplace
How Our Electric Counterbalance Forklift 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 Awarded 2018 Ergonomics And Safety FLTA
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.
Grow 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.