Lift truck safety is a complex and multifaceted combination of training, established company procedures and continuous supervision, in which the skills and ability of the supervisor are critical. How much of this is innate capability, how much can be taught, and how can good companies improve... Read more
As many as a quarter of all accidents involving road freight vehicles result from poor load security. Keeping loads secure is a huge subject, on which a number of large regulatory and advisory documents have been written. To understand it all fully you must be prepared to do a lot of reading and... Read more
In eureka 14 and 17 we described the Team Antarctica’s mission to build a solar powered vehicle for their epic Antarctic journey, and how Cat® Lift Trucks supported the project by helping them to do some serious testing under winter conditions in Finland. Unfortunately the team was not ready in... Read more
When buying any piece of equipment, sensible customers will consider not only whether it works well today but whether it will continue to work well in the future. In other words, they are looking for quality.
Mark Nicholson has been speaking to the Directors at Cat® Lift Trucks’... Read more
Lift trucks operate in all kinds of environments. In operations where they unload just two lorries a week they can, as you may imagine, last for decades. But how do they operate in extreme environments where demands are high? Any additional services to encourage customers to invest?
Gian... Read more