Forklift Blog

13 Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Tips to Improve Dock Safety


Docks are very busy places and represent a significant risk for an accident or incident, particularly during busy seasons.  There are some things you can do to reduce this risk and demonstrate the intention of creating a safe work environment for the employees that operate on [...]

Tips to Improve Dock Safety2020-02-13T19:39:29+00:00
14 Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

UniCarriers BX Series Electric Forklifts


A true workhorse, the Platinum ® BX combines a capacity of up to 8,000 lbs. and exceptional power efficiency with an advanced feature package that includes self-contained onboard diagnostics and controlled rollback. Add UniCarriers’ legendary reliability, ease-of-maintenance and preset performance modes — and you have the right forklift [...]

UniCarriers BX Series Electric Forklifts2020-01-14T15:35:26+00:00
30 Monday, September 30th, 2019

OSHA Reveals its Top Ten for 2019


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


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


  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


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


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


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


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