6 Important Loading Dock Safety Tips

For workers in the material handling industry, safety is always one of the main concerns for workers and supervisors. But when it comes to loading docks specifically, safety should rule the day, as the combination of heavy goods and multiple moving parts makes the area especially dangerous forall workers. Here are some tips for keeping… Read more »

OSHA’s new HGS Standards

As of the 25th of May, 2012, The United States’ Occupational Safety and Health Administration introduced a slew of new changes to their hazard communication standard. Revisions to this standard, also known as the worker right-to-know rule, are focused on reducing confusion about hazardous materials in the workplace. The changes to OSHA’s current standard will… Read more »

Performance People’s Repair Service

When forklifts and other large pieces of equipment get damaged, it can bring work to a screeching halt. The problem is that some equipment repair services aren’t worth the hassle. You could get lucky and have a technician fixing the problem that day. But more often than not, repair service technicians take forever to get… Read more »

Tips For Buying a Used Forklift

When you’re looking to buy a forklift, the first thing you’ll ask yourself is, should I buy new or used? Many companies shy away from buying used because they think it’s much riskier. But the truth is, when you know what you’re looking for, buying a used forklift is just as easy as buying it… Read more »

Reorganizing Your Warehouse for Efficiency

Warehouse efficiency is everything in the material handling industry and a great layout goes a long way toward improving it. In the grand scheme of things, the layout of your warehouse may seem like a trivial thing to concern yourself with, but it really can affect the success of your entire business. First off, remember… Read more »