3 February 2018
FLTA chief executive Peter Harvey explains how we can make significant and lasting change for every business that relies on forklifts.
4 October 2017
Accidents involving forklifts injure approximately 1,000 people in the UK each year, and that number is on the rise. To reverse this worrying trend, the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) is taking an innovative approach to communicating the risks associated with forklift operations and best practice among those most at risk. Its chief executive Peter Harvey explains.
30 August 2017
On the eve of Safetember, Peter Harvey has some poignant reminders.
7 June 2017
The award-winning FLTA National Fork Lift Safety Conference prides itself on a program packed with peer-to-peer learning opportunities. Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) chief executive Peter Harvey explains why and hints at what delegates can expect from this year's program.
23 March 2017
The FLTA is putting its new Quality Manager out on the road to ensure the highest standards, according to Peter Harvey.
26 October 2016
Dodgy dealers seem to be an inherent risk of buying anything second hand. However, when it comes to materials handling equipment, such dishonesty can be dangerous - even life-threatening. Peter Harvey explains how a new industry-wide initiative, Fork Truck Watchdog, will tackle the issue.
2 August 2016
Peter Harvey offers some advice to prevent the loading bay from becoming a disaster area.
14 June 2016
When looking for finance for new lift trucks, there are several dos and don'ts which may save you time, money and hassle further down the line, according to Peter Harvey.
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?