Since the invention of the first “forklift” (which was originally called a truck tractor) about 100 years ago, forklifts have become a nearly universal sight in most materials handling workplaces.
Toyota’s patented System of Active Stability, or SAS, consists of a unique set of sensors and response mechanisms that automatically detect signs of load or truck instability and implement corrective
In an earlier post, we discussed the dangers employees face when their jobs require awkward postures or repetitive awkward motions that take place during the course of an eight-hour shift.
As an experienced materials handling manager, you recognize the importance of employee safety. You already know that keeping your employees protected from injury, illness, slips and falls, and repetitive stress