Among the potential hazards in a busy warehouse environment — with quiet electric forklifts maneuvering back and forth, constantly lifting and lowering heavy loads — one that often gets overlooked is storage rack safety.
When it comes to selecting the right forklift for the job — and for your particular warehouse and storage environment — it’s helpful to be familiar with the various forklift classifications.
Would your warehouse pass the white-glove test? Of course not. No warehouse does. But keeping things clean is important for many reasons, including health, safety and financial concerns.
NITCO team spirit was proudly on display at Gillette Stadium on Oct. 13, as New England’s materials handling industry leader hosted its biggest annual event — Innovate 2016 — on the home turf of the four-time Super Bowl champion Patriots.
Winter is coming — is your forklift ready? If you’re like most people, you probably don’t have a file marked “Heavy Equipment Maintenance Schedule” on your desk or a “Winter Forklift Maintenance” reminder on your calendar. That’s OK.