How to Operate a Forklift Safely

Safety is a non-negotiable when it comes to heavy machinery. Forklifts, pivotal in various industries such as warehousing, construction, and shipping, can be dangerous if not operated correctly. As such, here is: How to operate a forklift safely. Note: Be sure to cross reference information presented here with complinace or training personnel to ensure you …

What is the True Capacity of My Forklift?

A forklift has a lifting and carrying capacity at a given height when it leaves the factory, however, that capacity can change when attachments, booms, fork extensions and other modifications are made to the lift truck. This article explains the impact of the load center, center of gravity and other items that impacts materials handling equipment.