Month: July 2018

How safe are your hand pallet trucks?

Does your company use hand pallet trucks? If so, you could easily be falling foul of the law… Independent research suggests that moving a load of just 500kg could put you the wrong side of official guidelines. Worse still, government figures confirm that anyone using a hand pallet truck runs a much greater risk of injury than previously thought.

In this short report we will:

Battery Death by Attachment

TAKE SPECIAL CARE WHEN ORDERING AN ELECTRIC FORKLIFT TRUCK WITH A HYDRAULIC ATTACHMENT…

If you’re in the process of ordering an electric forklift truck with a hydraulic attachment you need to take special care. Unless it is correctly specified and fitted, you could cut the operating life of your battery by 50%. A leading company discovered, to its cost, the problems caused by a mismatch between truck and attachment … what caused the problem… and what you can do › Read More