Sunday, 26 April 2015

Training And Safety Practices For New Forklifts

Accidental statistics says that every year around 100-150 workers die and 15000-20000 workers get injured due to forklift related incidents. Moreover, damage occurs to property also such as sprinklers, pipes, walls etc. Many forklift accidents occur due to operators who don’t practice safe working procedures.  

New forklifts demand extra heed and caution as any sort of negligence may lead to severe damage of life and property. FES offers an extensive of powered forklifts i.e Trailer-mounted, Self-propelled, Scissor and Vertical one man lifts. It provides proper safety courses and training to the operators required for operating new forklifts.

New forklifts

EWP Training: Training for EWP (Elevated work platform) has been provided by us for boom lengths over 11 m or more. The training includes routine check and proper work plan. Yellow Card EWP Training:  Yellow card training is provided for new forklifts which use scissor and boom mechanism. A card is provided that authorizes the operators to avail the training for different kinds of forklifts. We train operators to use forklifts in a confined environment.  

Our professionally trained technicians help in accomplishing the training in a safe and legal way. We insist on a practical and interactive training for operators. The knowledge of operational mechanism of the work at height machine is necessary, so we make operators to go through a written evaluation regarding the working practices of the forklifts.  

We perform a thorough inspection of the new forklifts before selling them. If any defect comes into account after the machine has been sold, an immediate quotation is made stating the repairs.  

FES works with many of the mega-manufacturers, so it provides service and maintenance even to those forklifts which are not purchased through it. We provide assistance to leading brands such as Niftylift, Skyjacks, Genie etc. We promote safety awareness in order to avoid injuries to our valued buyers.          

Monday, 20 April 2015

Leading Dealers In Used Forklift Sales

May be you want to use a forklift just for one hour a week and your neighbour is getting weary of you borrowing his each time  But here is the pleasing part. Used equipment is no less than a new standard piece of equipment. Economy has hit hard and inflation rate has hit harder. That is why a Used or Reconditioned forklift may be the ultimate solution for you.

Forklifts equipment sales happens to be the premium marketplace for used forklift sales. It has many used, trade-in and off forklifts readily available. 

Used Forklift Sales
We just don't clean and paint our forklifts and send them out. We put them through a thorough inspection process that insures that the equipment you get from FES will meet your expectations. We check the internal as well as external condition of the machine.  Following are the different varieties of machines available for used forklift sales.

Battery Electric Forklifts (1-3 tonnes): These battery powered forklifts are suitable for logistics and warehousing operations.

Engine Powered Forklifts (1-7 tonnes): These tough forklifts are known for their efficiency and versatility. They can be used for indoor and outdoor applications.

Engine Powered Forklifts (8-16 tonnes): These machines are used for heavy duty lifting applications and can lift load up to 16 tonnes. 

These tough internal combustion forklifts are suitable for industrial purposes such as mining, rail terminals, construction companies etc. These forklifts are powered by diesel or LPG.

Warehouse Used Forklifts Sales

  • Order Picker Forklifts 
  • Reach Forklifts 
  • Walkie Stacker Forklift

These forklifts are suitable for all kinds of lifting applications. They are used for shifting and stacking operations. 

All the lifting equipment put on used forklift sales are available at an affordable price. So if you are in for buying these essential lifting equipments, FES is the ultimate solution for you.