Moving from Diesel & Gas Forklifts to Electric

Moving from Diesel & Gas Forklifts to Electric

With the cost of living increasing and the ever-growing desire for businesses to become sustainable, you may be thinking about switching to an Electric forklift truck from an Internal combustion powered forklift. Before you switch over from to electric you will have...
What to know about the red diesel ban

What to know about the red diesel ban

As of the 1st April, filling up your forklift truck with red diesel fuel is no longer permitted within the Material Handling sector. These changes have been brought in by the government to reduce the impact of harmful emissions put out into the air and encourage...
Lead Acid Battery Tips

Lead Acid Battery Tips

A lead acid battery typically lasts for five years from single-shift operation. The life of your battery can however be extended through proper care, maintenance, and checks, to a total life span of 10 years. Below is a list of tips to ensure you get the most out of...
Benefits of Choosing Contract Hire

Benefits of Choosing Contract Hire

How do I know if this is the best option for me? With the choice of multiple options of finance, it can be difficult to decide which type will meet your business needs best. Contract hire is a form of finance whereby you can fund the use of the forklift for a long...
Tips for looking after your forklift this winter

Tips for looking after your forklift this winter

It’s that time of year when the weather starts getting worse. Using a forklift outside in the bad winter weather can pose a wider range of risks to your employees’ safety and pedestrians in the area. The harsher weather conditions such as the snow, ice and rain are...