The latest news for the Material Handling Industry

  • Should you buy or rent a forklift? What’s the best thing to do? Well, there is no correct or wrong answer to this. Truth is, there are pros and cons for buying and renting. It’s your individual needs as a business and operations that determine if you should rent or buy.


    How many forklifts do you run in a day?


    The answer to this question will make it clear if you need to buy or rent a forklift. However, there is a number of other variables that should be considered before you rent/buy forklift.

  • Forklifts should be operated with care by a certified operator. Here is a guide on how to prevent a warehouse forklift accident from occurring.


    Forklifts play an important role in retail outlets, warehouses and other commercial areas throughout the U.S. Despite their input in commerce, forklift-related citations are usually amongtop 10 OSHA violations each year.


  • In 2017 alone, over 5,000 workers had a fatal accident or injury while on the job.

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) aims to reduce that number of accidents.


    Ensuring that operators have a forklift license should be the first priority of any employer. If you're operating a forklift, you should know what to expect in terms of training, evaluation, and refresher courses.