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The Forklift Boss Blog
Blog posts from Marshall Cromer, "The Forklift Boss". Follow us for information on forklift safety, available parts, & upcoming technologies shaping the future of material handling!
The automated future is here. We now have Self-Driving Forklifts, with lots of safety features and 24-hour efficiency. Will they eliminate the forklift operator role?
How sturdy your warehouse rack is, and how safe your workers are around it, comes down to planning & setup. Refresh your rack safety standards with 15 guidelines from the RMI.
What's the future of the electric forklift? Manufacturers are working on forklift batteries for tomorrow's electrics...but we already have a battery that's long-lasting, safe, and even 'green.'
Like all industrial purchases, buying a forklift takes preparation. Usage, load weights, budget, and more all factor in. Here's a how-to from the Forklift Boss himself, updated for 2019.
When it's time to replace high-emission "big" forklifts, the State of California has a program to help reduce your costs if you go electric. Here's a case study in how one Oakland company did just that.
If you "Spring Clean" your warehouse's docks and doors, you'll have peak performance and maximum safety during the busy summer season.
You already watch your forklifts' tires, chains, etc. Other parts can wear out though...and unless we keep an eye on them, they can cause a serious accident. Here are 6 parts to check.
The summer rental reservations have already started. Book your summer material handling equipment from our rental fleet now...before someone else does!
Forklift tire prices will rise later this year. Now is a great time to replace your worn forklift tires, at the best prices available. Here's how we make tire replacement painless and affordable.