A forklift is a valuable piece of equipment, as it helps companies move product around their facility with ease. Without it, workers would be forced to move items manually, which would greatly lengthen the time it takes to complete jobs. Though this equipment has a very productive role, it also poses a threat to the… Continue reading Forklift Safety Tips: 4 Ways to Prevent Accidents in Your Facility
WHAT IS PLANNED MAINTENANCE? Planned Maintenance (PM) is a forklift’s version of lube, oil, and filter. It is a fluids check and change, a complete lubrication, an oil filter change, and an operational check of the machine to ensure safety. This includes checking: Start Operation Engine Operation Warning Light & Hour Meter Operation Lights &… Continue reading Planned Maintenance: What’s in it for me?
Things have been going smoothly in your warehouse; its layout provides maximum efficiency, your workers are all up to date on safety training, and you recently implemented a new data storage system that has dramatically improved productivity. One day when walking through your warehouse, though, you notice a spill of some sort on the floor.… Continue reading 7 Ways to Keep Birds Out of Your Warehouse
Though we don’t get snowed in, a Pacific Northwest winter brings rain showers, chilly winds, and occasional flurries that we need to prepare for. For most people, this means servicing their cars and stocking up on groceries. For the business owner, though, this means preparing their forklifts and warehouse. There are many things to do… Continue reading Winter Forklift Safety