Warehouses Sell For Record Prices Amid Online Shopping Boom

Warehouses Sell For Record Prices Amid Online Shopping Boom

Posted by admin | 10th September 2021

A warehouse site in Milton Keynes has sold for a record £38m, as demand soars for storage space after a boom in online shopping triggered by the pandemic. Logistics Manager reports that the 19.4-acre site was bought by investors Trammell Crow Company (TCC), at a rate of £2m per acre.

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What Inspired The Creation Of The Forklift?

What Inspired The Creation Of The Forklift?

Posted by nerys | 4th August 2021

The forklift is just over a century old, but during this time has seen constant transformation and innovation, to the point that in many cases the only link between the original lift trucks and modern forklifts are the forks themselves.

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Buying A New Vs Used Forklift

Buying A New Vs Used Forklift

Posted by nerys | 26th July 2021

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How To Keep Yourself Safe Whilst Operating A Forklift

How To Keep Yourself Safe Whilst Operating A Forklift

Posted by admin | 29th June 2021

For many warehouses and supply chains, the forklift is an unsung hero that allows for fast, efficient movement of inventory, as well as a huge range of other features.

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Do You Need A Licence To Operate A Forklift Truck?

Do You Need A Licence To Operate A Forklift Truck?

Posted by nerys | 25th June 2021

If you’re thinking of hiring a forklift truck, but are a bit hazy on the rules and regulations, here is some basic information you need to know. A licence isn’t essential to operate a forklift truck, (unless you wish to drive it on the highway, in which case a full UK driving licence is required) but there are other requirements to be met.

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Serious Injuries Highest At Amazon Warehouses

Serious Injuries Highest At Amazon Warehouses

Posted by admin | 17th June 2021

New work-related injury statistics from the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) have revealed that online shopping giant Amazon has reported higher rates of serious injuries compared to other warehouse operators.

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New Railway Stations May Keep Forklift Trucks Busy

New Railway Stations May Keep Forklift Trucks Busy

Posted by nerys | 11th June 2021

The government’s recent announcement of a major shake-up in the way railways are managed raised a few eyebrows - but it also comes with some significant news for the construction sector.

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How To Reduce The Risk Of Forklift Accidents

How To Reduce The Risk Of Forklift Accidents

Posted by nerys | 21st May 2021

Health and safety at work will, of course, always be a top priority for employers across all industries and sectors, and in businesses of all shapes and sizes - although what this means in terms of risks and how they’re assessed will naturally differ from company to company.

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LOCAL CHARITY RECEIVES A GENEROUS DONATION OF A FORKLIFT TRUCK!

LOCAL CHARITY RECEIVES A GENEROUS DONATION OF A FORKLIFT TRUCK!

Posted by admin | 12th May 2021

Homeschool Social Enterprise has announced the receipt of a forklift truck for use in its ministry, Active Christians which operates a busy foodbank within the West Midlands.

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Important Checks To Make Before Operating A Forklift

Important Checks To Make Before Operating A Forklift

Posted by admin | 10th May 2021

A forklift truck is a vital part of many workplaces, and as a result, will often see a lot of use over the course of a working day. This makes checking the machine’s condition even more important, given both the importance and potential dangers of operating a forklift.

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