YOUR FOCUS Industry Blogs

Here is a list of our in-depth feature articles, written by the News team based on interviews with industry experts about latest business trends, new technologies and challenges.
This page lists industry blogs written by our members. You will find expert information, advice and opinions.
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Safety First 4 minute read
Stuart Taylor: 8 forklift safety hazards managers must look for
8 July 2021
What safety measures should a manager institute on the ground? Stuart Taylor has some tips.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Darrell Kong: Cashing in on clean air
1 July 2021
Darrell Kong examines some of the incentives for forklift fleet electrification
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Your Focus 6 minute read
David Cant: Competent or not
17 June 2021
David Cant explains what you need to know about the people working on your site.
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Your Focus 5 minute read
Steve Noakes: No ‘Ex’ for Li-ion
10 June 2021
Steve Noakes discusses the confusion over explosive-proof (Ex) certification for lithium-ion forklifts.
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Safety First 3 minute read
Danny Maron: Walk, don’t run
3 June 2021
Danny Maron shifts the focus to pedestrian safety.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Paul Hinz: Forklift attachment safety checks
6 May 2021
The addition of an attachment to a forklift can greatly increase its versatility, but it must be done safely, according to Paul Hinz.
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Your Focus 4 minute read
Denise Rosenau: Pallet Safety in Warehouses
22 April 2021
Denise Rosenau details the steps that must be taken and what should be avoided in pallet handling.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Tim Waples: Where are you on your safety culture journey?
15 April 2021
FLTA chief executive Tim Waples offers 10 tips to kickstart your safety culture.
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Your Focus 6 minute read
Craig Whitehouse: Seven-point checklist for warehouse systems design
1 April 2021
Low-CapEx technology is leading SMEs to look at flexible and scalable warehouse automation as a means to overcoming capacity issues and labour constraints. But how do you ensure a favourable outcome? Craig Whitehouse offers a seven-point checklist for design success.
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Safety First 3 minute read
Stuart Taylor: Four easy steps to minimise accident risk and lost time
25 March 2021
There are many ways to minimise the risk of injury and damage, according to Stuart Taylor.
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Singapore DHL Express will increase its workforce by 40% at its Asia Pacific Export Compliance Centre (APECC) in Malaysia by the end of the year. The...
Summerville, SC, United States KION North America has launched a Quick Ship Program to ensure short lead times for its Linde Material Handling EPA-accredited Class IV and Class V...

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Fact of the week

The Olympics Used to Award Medals for Art. From 1912 to 1948, the Olympic Games held competitions in the fine arts. Medals were given for literature, architecture, sculpture, painting, and music. Before the art events were eventually removed, 151 medals were awarded.
'The yearling' sculpture in Denver, Colorado
A Rocky Mountain city provides a happy ending for a pinto pony and his Brobdingnagian red chair.
Everett, MA, United States A 38-year-old man has died while working on a forklift inside the Lineage Logistics storage facility in Everett. According to witnesses, a relatively new employee...
McConnellsburg, PA, United States JLG Industries has added a new generation of rough-terrain (RT) and electric rough-terrain (ERT) scissor lifts in 40 ft. (12 m) and 47 ft. (14...

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Promoting the importance of equality, diversity and inclusion across the logistics industry, Nimble Media and Talent in Logistics (TiL) present The Big Logistics Diversity Challenge 2021.
Bada Carrelli is a high-quality brand specialising in stainless steel material handling equipment, operating in the food and clean room markets for over 30 years.

Fact of the week

The Olympics Used to Award Medals for Art. From 1912 to 1948, the Olympic Games held competitions in the fine arts. Medals were given for literature, architecture, sculpture, painting, and music. Before the art events were eventually removed, 151 medals were awarded.
'The yearling' sculpture in Denver, Colorado
A Rocky Mountain city provides a happy ending for a pinto pony and his Brobdingnagian red chair.
Summerville, SC, United States KION North America has launched a Quick Ship Program to ensure short lead times for its Linde Material Handling EPA-accredited Class IV and Class V...
Beckum, Germany Beumer Maschinenfabrik has appointed Jörn Fontius as managing director. He succeeds Norbert Stemich, who, after eight years in this position, is now...

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