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Monday, 30 November 2015
Rob Vetter > turns his attention to equipment this time, with a look at a unique class of equipment. [ Read more ]
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Tuesday, 27 October 2015
Wayne Chornohus asks what it will take to have forklift safety regarded more seriously. [ Read more ]
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Tuesday, 3 November 2015
Kim Mason discusses warehouse risks and how to address them. [ Read more ]
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Wednesday, 21 October 2015
There are numerous reasons for forklift accidents in warehouses, but many preventable problems occur frequently, according to Cheryl Bikowski.. [ Read more ]
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Thursday, 8 October 2015
Certification without know-how? That’s the latest phenomenon which is angering Danny Maron. [ Read more ]
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Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Dan Goss looks at the rise and rise of electric forklifts. [ Read more ]
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Wednesday, 2 September 2015
Peter Harvey is often struck by an apparent quirk of the human condition that requires us to make artificial choices. Beatles or Stones? Blur or Oasis. Nature or nurture? Why not both? [ Read more ]
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Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Laura Nelson explains what UK employers should look for when hiring a forklift operator and how to check that a Certificate of Basic Training is genuine. [ Read more ]
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Wednesday, 5 August 2015
Due to their durable design and capability for heavy loads, forklifts have become indispensable in the warehousing and construction industries, but Sammy Blackmore notes that you don’t always have to own one. [ Read more ]
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Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Danny Maron continues to battle the clock, with employers reluctant to invest sufficient time in training. [ Read more ]
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Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Creating a safe environment is essential, and Stuart Taylor advises how to accommodate the dangers of forklifts in workplaces. [ Read more ]
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Wednesday, 10 June 2015
Train the trainer may be an option, but it’s not a knee-jerk solution and doesn’t make sense for everyone, according to Danny Maron. [ Read more ]
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Wednesday, 27 May 2015
When it comes to using equipment to lift people, Rob Vetter has some strong notions. [ Read more ]
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Monday, 18 May 2015
After more than three decades as a passionate observer of and key player in Australia’s materials handling equipment industry, Carl Smith has observed some troubling trends emerging. He thinks the industry has reached a crossroads and risks permanent reputational damage. [ Read more ]
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Monday, 13 April 2015
Nick Welch warns that Basic Operator Training is just the start of operator preparation. [ Read more ]
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
There’s a difference, according to Danny Maron, between laws and customs – and it can be costly if you don’t know the difference. [ Read more ]
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Monday, 2 March 2015
Stuart Taylor believes safe materials handling is an essential part of cost control – and to prove it, he shows what an everyday accident truly costs. [ Read more ]
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Monday, 2 February 2015
As awareness of the risks of forklift operation rises, Nick Welch argues that the buck stops with supervisors. [ Read more ]
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Monday, 19 January 2015
The use of robots is becoming more common in materials handling and Paul Green looks at the implications. [ Read more ]
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Monday, 5 January 2015
Forget about the general, says Rob Vetter, and focus on specifics when it comes to training. [ Read more ]
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