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by David Tullis, on Aug 19, 2019 1:21:51 PM

Forklift operators in any workplace are required by OSHA to be certified before operating equipment. It is ultimately the responsibility of the employer to provide training programs, but additional training …

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Topics:SafetyForklifts

by David Tullis, on Jul 29, 2019 1:36:11 PM

The cost to replace forklift tires before they fail is a fraction of what you’ll pay to repair damage caused by worn-out tires. Bad tires put extra strain on your …

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Topics:Forklift Repair

by David Tullis, on Jul 15, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Forks and chains lift thousands of pounds every day, and unchecked wear can lead to dropped loads - resulting in severe damage to property, or even the death of an …

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Topics:Safety

by David Tullis, on Jul 1, 2019 12:30:00 PM

In 2018, OSHA issued 2,294 violations to businesses that violated its regulations for powered industrial trucks - including forklifts. The average fine varied by industry, but ranged from $2500, up …

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Topics:Safety

by Alan King, on Jun 10, 2019 4:41:34 PM

Renting a forklift is a bit like renting a car, but with a few key differences. No one will try to hard sell you on an upgrade, extra insurance, or …

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Topics:Rental

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