How Does a Forklift Work?

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 System of Active Stability

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

Ergonomics: Static Postures

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.