Forklift Blog

30 Monday, September 30th, 2019

OSHA Reveals its Top Ten for 2019

2019-09-30T18:48:42+00:00

OSHA Reveals Top Ten for 2019 At the 2019 National Safety Council Congress & Expo in San Diego, California, Patrick Kapust, deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Enforcement Programs, presented the agency’s top 10 violations for fiscal year 2019. The order may have changed slightly, but [...]

OSHA Reveals its Top Ten for 20192019-09-30T18:48:42+00:00
10 Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

UniCarriers Platinum II Nomad Series Forklifts

2019-09-10T20:31:42+00:00

UniCarriers Forklifts proudly offers the Platinum II Nomad® series forklift as part of its extensive line of material handling equipment. The Nomad is the most unique vehicle of its kind and is ideally suited where both indoor and outdoor forklifts are needed. A compact chassis provides tight handling and greater [...]

UniCarriers Platinum II Nomad Series Forklifts2019-09-10T20:31:42+00:00
13 Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

Union Machinery Earns Platinum Level for UniCarriers AEP Aftermarket Program

2019-08-13T12:18:50+00:00

  UniCarriers Americas Corporation (UCA) announced the winners of its Aftermarket Excellence Program (AEP) Awards, for the past fiscal year, ending March 31, 2019. The AEP is designed to recognize UniCarriers dealers who have achieved excellent performance in aftermarket parts and service. In 2019, seven dealers [...]

Union Machinery Earns Platinum Level for UniCarriers AEP Aftermarket Program2019-08-13T12:18:50+00:00
18 Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Four Decades of OSHA, The Results Speak for Themselves

2019-07-18T21:03:10+00:00

In 1970, OSHA was established to create standards that keep workers safe. Since 1970, workplace accidents and deaths have decreased dramatically, and OSHA continues to strive towards making the workplace as safe as possible. Get a summary of statistics and key OSHA standards that contribute to [...]

Four Decades of OSHA, The Results Speak for Themselves2019-07-18T21:03:10+00:00
18 Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Who Signed OSHA in Law and the Outcome

2019-06-18T15:25:27+00:00

Recently, we shared some information about the effects forty years of OSHA has had on industries. This led to a conversation about the real intents, effects and outcomes of OSHA on the American worker. We thought we would share some of the content of those discussions [...]

Who Signed OSHA in Law and the Outcome2019-06-18T15:25:27+00:00
21 Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Forklift Safety Day 2019; What You Can Do

2019-05-21T12:44:16+00:00

The Industrial Truck Association has announced Forklift Safety Day, to be held Tuesday, June 11. While most of us won’t be able to attend the DC festivities, there are things you can do to take advantage of this day to help create awareness about the dangers [...]

Forklift Safety Day 2019; What You Can Do2019-05-21T12:44:16+00:00
16 Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Minimizing the Costs of Your Forklift Tires

2019-04-16T20:45:37+00:00

Your forklift tires are the only thing that stands between thousands of pounds of forklift and the Earth beneath. As many can attest, if you ignore the importance of the tires, bad things can happen including more frequent replacement, increased operating costs, accidents and even injuries. [...]

Minimizing the Costs of Your Forklift Tires2019-04-16T20:45:37+00:00
12 Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

The Guide to Proper Fork and Chain Inspections

2019-03-13T19:01:01+00:00

While OSHA requires that each be inspected, they do not give specifics on how to, or what to inspect with regards to forklift forks and chains. We will provide you with some specific areas to inspect to be sure you are doing all you can to be certain your forks [...]

The Guide to Proper Fork and Chain Inspections2019-03-13T19:01:01+00:00
12 Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Four Traits of Safety Minded Companies

2019-02-12T19:58:42+00:00

As managers and owners, we want a safe work environment for all of our employees. Unfortunately, all too often it escapes us. Time passes quickly, and initiatives that were once important standards become guidelines or even merely suggestions. How can we ensure that when we put [...]

Four Traits of Safety Minded Companies2019-02-12T19:58:42+00:00