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.
One of the questions we are asked the most is “should I buy or lease forklift equipment”. The correct answer is: It depends. Below, I’m going to lay out the scenarios where it makes sense to own and when it makes more sense to lease. I want to cover this question in depth because this […]