Forklift Systems is very pleased to announce the 2020 ‘Giving Students A Lift’ scholarship essay contest winner. This year’s winner is Jason Archey from the University of Arizona. Jason effectively and concisely communicated his passion for strengthening cybersecurity and defending others from scammers and hackers. He hopes to open his own consulting firm, where he […]
Do you feel sudden dread when snow starts falling? Winter weather inevitably makes our job more challenging. Thankfully, there are things we can do to keep our customers rolling, and our jobs a bit easier. The 3 main areas of concern are: Starting, operability, and traction. Deficiency in any of these will mean compromised usage, […]
Driving a forklift in the snow or ice seems intimidating. Whether it’s flurries or a full-scale blizzard, following these practices will prevent the issues that arise with winter weather. Driving outdoors poses many challenges, but there are practices forklift operators can use to drive safer in these conditions. 1. Stay Alert 2. Parts Check The best practices […]
With winter right around the corner, it’s important to evaluate the safety of your facility. Are you ready for the hazards winter brings? If your employees work outdoors during the winter or in cold environments, you probably have an understanding of cold stress. Any worker exposed to cold environments is at risk for cold stress. […]
Have You Ever Wondered How To Extend The Life Of Your Equipment While Cutting Operating Costs? A proper Planned Maintenance agreement can do just that. Operating your equipment without planned maintenance or having an inexperienced company manage your program, can result in increased operating costs, downtime, and even shorten the life of your forklifts. Through […]
Learn more about how you can use Section 179 and your newly purchased equipment for a tax deduction.
New Generation Of Rough Terrain Scissor Lifts On Thursday, November 19, 2020, JLG Industries launched the first models in its new generation of rough-terrain and electric rough-terrain scissor lifts. The new models are the first to market and come in a diesel engine or battery-powered AC electric drive models. JLG claims the platform on the […]
On October 27, 2020, UniCarriers Forklift announced the launch of the CF100-CF155 Series, 4-wheel I.C. UniCarriers heavy-duty cushion forklift. The addition of this forklift series completes the class IV product line from UniCarriers. These internal combustion engine-powered forklifts are available to all UniCarriers dealers and customers in North America, South America, and the Caribbean. The […]
Forklift Systems Inc wins prestigious UniCarriers AEP Platinum Award.
Narrow Aisle Ltd adds “Smart Stop System” to Flexi ACiON range forklifts. Designed with safety in mind, the system immediately locks out the drive system if a Flexi touches a load or rack system while turning within an aisle, and can only be restarted once the details of the collision are reported.