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OSHA Requirements: Maintaining Your Forklift

Forklifts are great tools that can help get your work done. However, they do require care to prevent injuries and to reduce unexpected costs. If your company can arrange a maintenance plan before there is a problem, it will save … Continue reading

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What’s the Difference Between a Four-Wheel and Three-Wheel Forklift?

Forklift purchases require some education for the buyer. There are multiple options that serve different purposes, so someone purchasing or considering use of a forklift needs to understand the different options. There are three-wheel forklifts and four-wheel forklifts with different … Continue reading

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Forklifts vs. AGVs: A Full Comparison

Business owners have to decide if an AGV or a forklift is best for their company. Some believe that the AGV, or automated guided vehicle, is the way to go because of the benefits this mobile robot provides. Others believe … Continue reading

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What Should You Consider when Selecting a Forklift Battery?

A forklift is a pretty large investment. Naturally, this means you should want to do everything you can to preserve your forklift. One step that needs to be taken to keep your forklift happy and healthy is choosing the right … Continue reading

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What Should You Inspect Before Buying a Used Forklift

When you start looking at used forklift sales with the intention of purchasing a used forklift, it is important to make sure you are well-informed. How much do you really know about the difference between a new forklift and a … Continue reading

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Renting vs. Buying a Forklift

The day you realize you need a forklift, is the day you will have to find the answer to a simple question. Should you invest in purchasing a forklift or are forklift rentals the better option? There are some people … Continue reading

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Steel Prices and Industrial Production: Why Now Is The Time To Buy A Forklift

As the nation comes out of recession, industrial production is expected to grow nationwide, with the industrial production index forecasting increases of about 3.0% from 2014 to 2017. ¬†With increased industrial production, many associated industries are looking forward to a … Continue reading

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5 Tips For Charging Your Forklift Battery

With big pieces of machinery, it can be easy to overlook the smaller components that help make your forklift run properly. One of the most important things to keep an eye on is your forklift battery. Without a working battery, … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Prolong the Life of Your Forklift Battery

Unlike the battery under the hood of your car or truck, which are relatively inexpensive to replace, the battery on a forklift can comprise up to 30% of a new forklift’s value and, when properly maintained, can last for up … Continue reading

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Forklift Safety Starts With You: Watch Out for Others

Did you know the majority of forklift accidents involve pedestrians? That’s why it’s so important to keep others’ safety in mind when you drive.¬†Taking the time to examine your surroundings is a smart way to start your shift. Take notice … Continue reading

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