Simply switching over to electric power can deliver substantial savings, so much so that we often take this energy source for granted. But there are some additional technological advancements out there.
DO YOU NEED A NEW FORKLIFT TRUCK?Like all investment goods, a forklift or a warehouse truck does not have eternal life either. Depending on the intensity of the application, there comes a moment for every truck to be replaced. What do you need to pay attention to? What are the most striking signs of wear and tear?
HOURSOne of the obvious things is of course the number of working hours. Depending on the lift truck type, more › Read More
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION SHOULD ALWAYS BE GIVEN TO ANY CAPITAL OUTLAY. SO THE WAY YOU FINANCE YOUR FORKLIFT TRUCK PURCHASES SHOULD RECEIVE THE SAME KIND OF CONTEMPLATION.
What’s the difference between contract hire, hire purchase and finance lease? Weigh up the options with our easy-to-follow guide.
CONTRACT HIREAlthough you won’t end up owning the truck if you opt for a contract hire arrangement, there are several reasons why this may be the right option for you:› Read More
DRIVING A ‘ROAD’ VEHICLE AND USING A MOBILE PHONE IS ILLEGAL IN MANY COUNTRIES – SO WHY CAN YOU DRIVE FORKLIFT TRUCK WHILST ON THE PHONE?
In many countries, it is not considered illegal to drive a forklift truck while holding a mobile. Its down to management to take a stance against it. The first thing to do is carry out a Risk Assessment to evaluate when and if calls have to › Read More