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 3 minute read
Danny Maron: Walk, don’t run
6 February 2020
Pallet trucks may seem harmless, but Danny Maron warns that, like all powered equipment, they need to be approached with caution.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Ruth Edwards: Towards a diverse recruitment approach
30 January 2020
Ruth Edwards looks at some practical steps to develop a diverse recruitment approach.
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Your Focus 4 minute read
Shawn O’Connell: Changing forklift demands are changing manufacturer relationships
23 January 2020
What do materials handlers want from their forklifts? At EnerSys, we work directly with forklift end-users and manufacturers, and we hear both groups answer that...
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Justin Forbes: How does a lithium-ion battery work?
16 January 2020
With interest growing in lithium-ion batteries, Justin Forbes explains how the technology works.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Paul Hinz: Key considerations when hiring an elevated work platform
9 January 2020
With increases in elevating work platform (EWP) hire, it is imperative that operator and site safety is the number one priority, writes Paul Hinz.
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Your Focus 4 minute read
Ross Grassick: Things to know before you wet hire a forklift
5 December 2019
Do you need a driver with that forklift? Ross Grassick explains the 'wet hire' concept.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Dilyan Alexiev: Five Tips for Forklift Battery Maintenance
7 November 2019
Look after your battery, and it will look after you, according to Dilyan Alexiev.
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Safety First 2 minute read
Darren Cottingham: Exclusion zones and pedestrian safety
31 October 2019
Keeping equipment and people separate is crucial to safety, according to Darren Cottingham.
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Your Focus 2 minute read
Justin Forbes: How fleet telematics improves forklift operations
24 October 2019
As forklifts get smarter, fleet managers can gain new insights and improve efficiency, according to Justin Forbes.
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Safety First 4 minute read
Stuart Taylor: First things first
17 October 2019
Stuart Taylor highlights three vital steps managers must take before authorising a new driver to operate a forklift on site.
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