How to get forklift certified

How to Get Forklift Certified 

Operating a forklift requires specialized training. It’s about more than moving heavy items — you need to understand machinery and its regulations. So, how do you get forklift certified? Let’s dive into the process. Why Does a Forklift Certification Matter? A certified operator minimizes company liabilities and benefits staff well-being. Occupational Safety and Health Administration…

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How To Operate A Scissor Lift

How to Operate a Scissor Lift

Scissor lifts are versatile aerial platforms, effective in various industrial settings. From warehouse tasks to construction projects, understanding their operation and lift safety is crucial. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires operator training before workers can use any scissor lift. Here, we explain best practices for operating a scissor lift to help ensure…

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Guide To Aerial Lift Types

When working on tall structures and multistory buildings, you need to be able to safely and reliably reach the areas you’re working on. The best way to get up to those heights is with an aerial lift. This guide will explore the different varieties of aerial lifts, what they do best and how to choose…

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Buying New vs. Used Equipment

As a warehouse manager, providing your staff with quality, reliable equipment is essential to keep operations productive and efficient. You have an important decision to make when purchasing forklifts — buying them new or used. If you’re trying to decide between buying new vs. used forklifts, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we cover…

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Forklift Operator Checklist

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) considers forklifts to be heavy machinery. OSHA’s 29 CFR 1910.178 states that forklifts must be inspected daily or at the start of each shift. Forklift inspections are a critical part of their operation. To keep them properly maintained and safe to use, you need to know what a forklift operator…

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Forklift Battery Guide

A Guide to Forklift Batteries

Electric forklifts operate on battery power, making it essential to understand how forklift batteries work and how to maintain them properly. Safety precautions and regular maintenance procedures help keep forklift operators safe, maintain optimal operation and prolong battery life spans. Whatever type of batteries you use, proper handling can help them remain dependable. Request A…

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Forklift Renting Guide

Warehouses bustle with nonstop activity, from picking and packaging items to loading boxes onto delivery trucks. When storing materials on pallet racks and retrieving them from shelves, you’ll need a quality forklift that can handle these processes efficiently. Furthermore, you’ll need to select this piece of equipment based on weight capacity requirements, pallet rack heights…

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Why Are OEM Forklift PartsImportant?

Why OEM Parts Are Important

Forklifts depend on excellent components to operate at peak performance. Original equipment manufacturer parts are the highest-quality parts companies can purchase for their forklifts. Choosing forklift parts built by your equipment’s original manufacturer will ensure they fit specific models perfectly and deliver top performance. Understanding the importance of OEM parts and how they can benefit…

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Forklift Maintenance Guide

A Guide to Forklift Maintenance

The forklifts in your warehouse see a lot of action. Depending on your usage, they could easily perform over 100 hours of work per month. That time only adds up as the months go by. Over time, your forklifts can experience some serious wear and tear. You’ll need a forklift maintenance plan to keep them…

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Forklift Buyers Guide

Buying a forklift is a significant investment, so you want to consider every factor before making a final decision. You’ll need to consider more than just the specifications. You should also look at the price, type, and make and model to help you determine the best choice. We’ll help you learn how to buy a…

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