July 26 2022
The best indoor forklifts are the ones that can do exactly what you need them to do. You will be making quite a few decisions about specs when considering a new forklift; the best choice for you will depend on the specific conditions and requirements of your business operations.
July 07 2022
Constant use causes wear and tear, so planned forklift maintenance is essential to the performance and operation of your equipment.
June 30 2022
Forklift lifespan is measured in hours of operation, how it was used and past maintenance. Here's what to look for when buying a used forklift.
June 23 2022
Are you wondering how to inspect your forklift forks so you don’t run into any unexpected problems? Follow these inspection tips.
November 02 2021
Learn more about the advantages of professional forklift servicing. Then, find out how to compare pricing from top companies in your area before you choose.
October 05 2021
Having different types of forklift maintenance checklists is highly recommended. OSHA forklift standard is to have daily, seasonal, and annual inspections. Industrial Forklift Truck has already covered what spring and winter forklift maintenance looks like. Now, let's go over what should be on your fall maintenance checklist!
July 13 2021
If you’re new to material handling equipment, trying to understand how everything works with unfamiliar terminology can be difficult. Industrial Forklift Truck is here to help! We’ll go over common forklift parts and terms to help you get a handle on your equipment.
June 29 2021
We’ll guide you through changing your forklift oil in 10 minutes or less. Reduce downtime and get your equipment back in action fast with an efficient forklift oil change.
June 15 2021
Electric forklift maintenance will improve performance and extend your equipment's life. Industrial Forklift Truck is here to keep your equipment in good condition. We'll discuss what to inspect, how often to inspect it, and how to tend to your electric forklift battery.
May 18 2021
Forklift maintenance is necessary for every warehouse. Without forklift preventative maintenance, your forklift will break down, have issues, or cause accidents. That's why Industrial Forklift Truck is giving you forklift preventative maintenance tips! With these six checkpoints, you will improve forklift safety in your warehouse.
May 04 2021
Forklift brakes are arguably the most important part of your equipment. A brake malfunction can cause serious injury and even death. That’s why it is important to maintain your equipment and perform forklift brake repair whenever necessary.
April 20 2021
Having one forklift checklist that is simple to access and easy to understand will help your operators perform inspections quickly and thoroughly. That’s why we’ve created a simple OSHA daily forklift inspection checklist PDF for you to download and distribute at your workplace.
March 23 2021
Keeping your forklift forks in the best shape possible is pivotal to your lift truck maintenance. While any forklift damage is severe, forklift fork damage is the most impactful to lifting. However, a deeper understanding of the vehicle can save you from forklift repair and enhance long-lasting performance!
March 19 2021
With spring upon us, now is the time to practice forklift preventive maintenance to offset the loss of production caused by hot weather failure! Follow these spring forklift maintenance tasks to reduce costs and preserve the life of your equipment.
March 11 2021
A forklift brake inspection plays a critical role in both operator and pedestrian safety. Material handling equipment can be extremely dangerous. Keeping forklifts in good, working condition will help prevent fatal accidents and major injuries.
March 09 2021
Knowing when and how to change forklift tires is a key part of any operation that uses material handling equipment. Keep your business running smoothly with efficient forklift tire replacement.
February 23 2021
Forklift tires can get complicated. There are different types and sizes, each of which is intended for different equipment and applications. Knowing what types of forklift tires your equipment needs is essential to productivity and warehouse efficiency.
December 15 2020
Proactively performing winter maintenance on your forklift equipment will prevent costly repairs down the road. Harsh temperatures affect all aspects of forklift operation, so it’s important to get ahead of potential problems before they start.
December 01 2020
Daily forklift checks are essential because they are vital in catching detectable equipment failure before the equipment is operated. Unfortunately, many operators rush through their forklift daily inspection. This leads to poorly documented maintenance concerns and faulty equipment during operation. Luckily, Industrial Forklift Truck is here to help.
September 22 2020
Routine forklift maintenance helps prevent life-threatening accidents and expensive repairs. Forklifts complete tough tasks and are subject to excess stress. In particular, forklift forks and chains experience lots of wear. These parts are responsible for lifting thousands of pounds every day.
August 11 2020
How long a forklift lasts depends heavily on operating conditions and routine forklift maintenance, as well as the quality of equipment. So, how do you know when to call it quits? We’ve created a guide on things to consider when deciding between forklift repair and replacement.