Lithium-ion Battery Fire Risk for Forklift Trucks

March 2019 – Interested in Entering a Forklift Operator Challenge?

Talent in Logistics with UniCarriers UK will host the first ever live Forklift Operator Challenge at IMHX exhibition from 24th to 27th September 2019. IMHX exhibition is at NEC, Birmingham and is UK’s largest logistics event. It attracts over 16,000 visitors with 400 plus exhibitors. Ruth Edwards, Business Manager at Talent in Logistics says “Forklift operators have a challenging role and don’t tend […]

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Lithium-ion Battery Fire Risk for Forklift Trucks

July 2019 – Fatal Forklift Truck Accident Reported by Health and Safety Executive (HSE)

Minteq UK Ltd (trading as Specialty Minerals), a manufacturer of Calcium Carbonate products in Birmingham was sentenced on 19th July 2019 after a worker suffered fatal injuries when struck by a forklift truck. On 24th July 2017, Christine Workman was struck by a forklift truck whist walking in the designated pedestrian area of the site’s roadway. She

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September 2019 – Effects of No Deal Brexit on the Transport Industry- Worst Case Scenario

Recently the Government published a Yellow Hammer report on the worst case scenario in case of No Deal Brexit. The report lists some of the key issues Wallace School of Transport’s corporate clients are likely to face including: 50-85% of HGV’s travelling via the short Channel Straits may not be ready for French customs Lack

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November 2019 – Health and Safety Managers Guide to ForkLift Truck Operations

RTITB has posted a “Health and Safety Managers Guide to Lift Truck Operations”. An incident may be caused by lack of operator training or dangerous practices but often poor management and supervision are to be blamed and hence Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 requires employers to provide adequate supervision. The Approved Code

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Effects of Whole Body Vibrations on a Forklift Truck Operator

March 2020 – Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Wallace Forklift Training is Open for Business

Following guidance from Health and Safety Executive (HSE), RTITB and Association of Industrial Truck Trainers (AITT), Wallace Forklift Training is open for business and will continue training new operators and those who need requalification. Forklift operators are deemed key workers to keep the country functioning. Adam Smith, the Managing Director of AITT says: “Forklift operator training is required by

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