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  • A Used Forklift is a Smart Investment
    A Used Forklift is a Smart Investment

    If you need a forklift, then you need a forklift… nothing else will do. And once you have one, you could never imagine being without it. Right? Working hours and type of use are significant factors in just how long a forklift can give reliable service while requiring nothing more than routine servicing before it needs replacing or rebuilding. But if a forklift has already been rebuilt and is again under-performing or delivering poor uptime, then the only choice is to replace it.

  • Forklift Driver Simulator Training: How to Reduce Injuries and Deaths and Improve Performance
    Forklift Driver Simulator Training: How to Reduce Injuries and Deaths and Improve Performance

    We’ve all read about and seen flight simulators, either as a PC game or as a valuable aid to military and civilian flight training. So it was inevitable that with the advent of ever more powerful personal computers, more realistic gaming software, and price drops for both hardware and software, simulator training would be widened to include materials-handling equipment and forklifts in particular.

  • Important Things to Consider When Buying Forklift Tyres
    Important Things to Consider When Buying Forklift Tyres

    Forklift tyres are available in various sizes and types: forklifts made for indoor working on smooth floors require a different tyre than those for outdoor working on more rugged surfaces; some tyres are capable of working with heavy loads, while others are not, so it is important to calculate the anticipated maximum load that each wheel will be expected to carry.

  • The Need for Speed… and Efficiency
    The Need for Speed… and Efficiency

    It wasn’t so long ago that materials-handling equipment, and specifically forklifts, was viewed as simply ways to move stock around a warehouse or marshalling yard. The materials-handling automation and warehouse technology that we read and hear about today were for the future.

  • A Basic Guide to Buying a Used Forklift
    A Basic Guide to Buying a Used Forklift

    On the face of it, the process of buying a used forklift seems pretty straightforward. Websites, industry magazines and speciality sellers have hundreds for sale – find one with the specs you want, check a few details, hand over your cash, and take it away. But there’s a lot more involved than that if you don’t want to get your fingers burnt, and lose your money… how do you know which is a good deal, and which is a lemon?

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  • For owners and operators of any type of forklift, this is important…
    For owners and operators of any type of forklift, this is important…

    LOLER 98 and PUWER 98 – what you should know and understand It’s important because if you own or operate a forklift that is 12 months old or over, the law requires you to make sure it undergoes a regular Thorough Examination and that you hold the appropriate reports.

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  • Forklift Repair and Service
    Forklift Repair and Service

    What do you get when you combine highly trained forklift technicians, an extensive parts inventory, and an unwavering commitment to customer service? Quite simply, you get maximum operational performance and greater productivity, with less down time.

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  • UK Forklift Training
    UK Forklift Training

    All too frequently we read about workplace accidents caused by inexperienced drivers or defective forklifts. Quite apart from the tragic outcomes for any personnel involved, the cost to the company in terms of fines and compensation can be sky high. So, when safety and operational efficiency are concerned, it is never wise to skimp on training, and ....

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  • Forklift Parts & Accessories
    Forklift Parts & Accessories

    With a database of over 5 million part numbers, Demetriades Handling UK has your forklift parts and accessories needs covered. We offer a practical, friendly, knowledgeable approach to solving our customers’ forklift parts and accessories problems, and we are totally committed to quality service.

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