March 06, 2014 0 Comments
This weeks blog takes a look at various industries within a supply chain utilising materials handling products.
February 25, 2014 0 Comments
Every workplace has hazards; the important thing is to know how to avoid them. We have all heard our fair share of safety fails where environmental factors have breached Workplace health and Safety laws, employees have lacked training or simply just trying to shortcut the job at hand. This blog post shares eight astonishing safety fails in hope it will remind us all to take safety seriously.
February 12, 2014 0 Comments
Deloitte has put together a list of 10 trends it anticipates for the mining industry in the year ahead. The market is now demanding change and mining companies must adjust the way they operate in order to cope. Operations in Australia and globally will continue to face challenging market conditions in 2014 such as rising costs, low commodity prices, imbalances between supply and demand as well as a decline in productivity. The blog today discusses 5 of the most pressing and challenging trends the mining industry is expected to face in the coming year, as suggested by Deloitte.
January 22, 2014 0 Comments
Today on the blog we thought we’d change things up and feature a really interesting TED talk by Rose George, a British journalist and author.
January 15, 2014 0 Comments
To kick off our blog for 2014, here are 10 tips to help save your business money within your warehouse operation. In recent years, businesses have found maximising profits difficult due to the economic climate and have continued to look for areas in which costs can be cut and productivity can be increased. This week’s blog will focus on 10 simple and effective ways to cut costs from your warehouse operations in order to contribute to the maximisation of profits in the year ahead.
December 09, 2013 0 Comments
During the busy Christmas period, there is an even bigger risk of accidents within the workplace. As forklifts are a major cause of injury and death within Australia, this week we will look at the forklift safety and fleet management system, ForkTrack.
December 02, 2013 0 Comments
This week we will take a look at the benefits of the tyre saving axle design, compared to the conventional dual tyre axle.
November 18, 2013 0 Comments
This blog outlines the importance of a traffic management plan and why forklift speed and stopping distances should be considered prior to the implementation of the plan within the warehouse.
November 06, 2013 0 Comments
This week we provide you with a sneak peak of our recent interview with Jason Ko featured in our Technology edition of Uptime.
October 24, 2013 0 Comments
This week we have guest blogger, Tom Reddon, providing important training tips on how to inspect a forklift’s tips, heels and hooks.