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    Forklift FAQ

    November 15, 2021

    Operating a forklift requires specialized training, and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has very clear requirements for forklift operator training and licensing. Forklift operators must be older than 18 years old and must go through classroom training and pass a driving test. Because the rules are very specific, we’ve compiled a list of answers to frequently asked questions about forklift operation.

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    The Importance of Proper Forklift Operator Training

    November 15, 2021

    There are an estimated 855,900 powered industrial trucks in the United States, including forklifts. If you own or manage a warehouse, freight yard, farm or similar business, you should provide forklift operator training to your material handlers. Consider the top three reasons to make this a strict company policy.

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    Why Industrial Cleaning Is Important

    November 15, 2021

    Many businesses are focused on the bottom line and avoid spending money on anything they consider unnecessary. Unfortunately, that sometimes includes industrial cleaning. Many businesses think that having their employees sweep and mop the floors is good enough, but that’s simply not the case.

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    All Your Warehouse Needs = COVERED

    November 15, 2021

    If you’re looking for material handling equipment services in Chicago, turn to Atlas Toyota. We offer superb maintenance and repair services for industrial vehicles and equipment, including forklifts, aerial lifts, cleaning equipment, jacks, pneumatic lifts, and more. We understand how critical this equipment is to your business, which is why we strive to save you time and money with our services.

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    Why Forklift Maintenance Is So Important

    November 15, 2021

    You likely spent a lot of money on a forklift for your business, but many people don’t realize that just like other types of vehicles, forklifts need to be properly maintained. Keeping your forklift well maintained can ensure its longevity, and you should stick to the recommended planned maintenance intervals. Your forklift may also need additional attention, so don’t ignore any potential issues or you might end up needing to buy a new one sooner than you planned.

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