A Comparison of the Many Types of Forklifts

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In the world of industrial material handling, forklifts are a must – but it can be difficult to know which to use in different situations. The appropriate forklift for a specific job is determined by application, load capacity and type, as well as your ultimate destination, so choosing the right kind of forklift is imperative…. Read more »

6 Important Loading Dock Safety Tips

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For workers in the material handling industry, safety is always one of the main concerns for workers and supervisors. When it comes to loading docks specifically, safety should rule the day as the combination of heavy goods and multiple moving parts makes the area dangerous for all workers. Here are some tips for keeping you… Read more »

OSHA’s new HGS Standards

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As of the 25th of May, 2012, The United States’ Occupational Safety and Health Administration introduced a slew of new changes to their hazard communication standard. Revisions to this standard, also known as the worker right-to-know rule, are focused on reducing confusion about hazardous materials in the workplace. The changes to OSHA’s current standard will… Read more »

Performance People’s Repair Service

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When forklifts and other large pieces of equipment get damaged, it can bring work to a screeching halt. The problem is that some equipment repair services aren’t worth the hassle. You could get lucky and have a technician fixing the problem that day. But more often than not, repair service technicians take forever to get… Read more »

Reorganizing Your Warehouse for Efficiency

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Warehouse efficiency is everything in the material handling industry and a great layout goes a long way toward improving it. In the grand scheme of things, the layout of your warehouse may seem like a trivial thing to concern yourself with, but it really can affect the success of your entire business. First off, remember… Read more »