Thorough Examinations for lifting equipment

As members of the Forklift Truck Association (FLTA) and the Consolidated Fork Truck Services (CFTS) Lister Lift Trucks recognises the requirement to regulate the standard of all forklift services and the need for a quality-controlled standard for the inspection of forklift trucks providing peace of mind that their operations are safe, legal and productive and we are consistently working to provide an excellent service for all of our customers. The Consolidated Fork Truck Services (CFTS) works in close consultation with the HSE to ensure that agreed standards are met for the inspection of equipment. PUWER and LOLER regulations legally require all […]

How Forklift Accidents Happen (And What You Can Do to Prevent Them Today)

Driving a forklift takes skill and practice, but that doesn’t mean that forklift accidents don’t occur. In order to stay safe while on the job, there are some key things every forklift driver should know. Read on to learn how and why these types of accidents happen, and what you can do to prevent them for a safe experience. A Tipping Forklift: The Most Common of Forklift Accidents Forklifts are designed to carry very heavy loads, which means they can easily tip over if they’re too top-heavy. The rate of forklift incidents is on the rise in the UK, with […]