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FORKLIFT TILT INDICATOR ASSISTS ACCURACY AND DOWTIME

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Mentor introduces innovative forklift mast tilt indicator Mentor has introduced a new addition to its range of training materials and safety products that, as well as aiding safety and productivity, has the potential to help businesses make substantial savings in damage and repair costs. The ForkAngles mast tilt indicator is designed to be easily retro-fitted to a counterbalance truck – allowing the operator to accurately gauge when their forks are level without having to leave their truck, ask a colleague for assistance or utilise any other device. ForkAngles works by detecting the change in distance between the mast and the Read More

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MHE INJURIES STILL CAUSING BUSINESS PAIN;

Aware Tech May Hold Key to Reducing Blind Spot Accidents The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) estimates that roughly 85 workers are killed each year in the US and 34,900 are seriously injured as a result of materials handling equipment (MHE) accidents. In some cases the reasons for these incidents can be put down to inadequate driver training or human error. However, in many cases accidents may result from an inefficient proximity warning system, which fails to protect workforces when drivers make the mistake of compromising best practice – and therefore safety – to meet targets. The Health & Safety of Read More