Upgrades and Safety Innovations to Heavy Construction Equipment

Upgrades and Safety Innovations to Heavy Construction Equipment

  • Guide to Follow When Purchasing a Used Forklift

    Anyone looking to buy a forklift to meet their heavy lifting requirements will have to make a choice between getting a completely new machine and getting something that's already used. If you're looking to save some cash, buying a used forklift is the way to go. But buying used requires a bit of extra diligence and responsibility, generally speaking.  Here are a few tips you should follow to protect yourself when you are looking at used forklifts for sale:

  • Safety Features to Look Out for When Hiring a Forklift

    In an ordinary business setting, forklifts may look like a traditional tool or vehicle. However, stepping into the machine, fastening the seatbelt and doing a little test run under supervision will make you change that perception. It will help you understand the reason forklifts are classified under heavy machinery and equipment. They boast of immense power, which is a good thing for your business because the machine will be dependable. On the other hand, too much firepower comes with lots of operational risks for your workers.

  • 3 Facts about Training and Licensing for Forklift Operators

    If you work in the logistics or hauling sector, you know that a forklift is a useful piece of equipment that helps in doing most of the heavy lifting. Forklift operators are part of a dedicated team of workers that can assist in the safe movement of materials and equipment in the workplace such as a warehouse or a construction site. For one to become a forklift operator, they must undergo some form of formal training before receiving a license.

  • Key Attributes to Add to Your Order Picker Certificate

    Working in a warehouse as an order picker is no easy task. The demands of the job are such that only certified order pickers get the nod from potential employers. As an aspiring picker, getting the right education is critical; however, you also need to possess other attributes in order to get an edge in the niche job market. Additionally, such traits prepare you for the actual work in case you make it past the interview stage.

  • Cranes On Set: The Student Film Producer

    Film producers are a relatively well-paid lot of professionals. That's a great incentive for not dropping out of film school. Meanwhile, you need to ace your exams in order to increase your chances of success as a future film producer. You've probably brushed up your knowledge on the somewhat difficult areas of film production (e.g. film budgeting, film analysis and film theory). Would you be lost for answers if you were asked why every film set needs a mobile crane?

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    Upgrades and Safety Innovations to Heavy Construction Equipment

    As a manager of a construction site, you have a lot of liability as well as a responsibility to your employees, and it's critical to take those matters seriously. Hi, my name is Marc, and I used to manage a construction company. A few years ago, I changed courses and starting working as a medical tech in an emergency department. Seeing a lot of injured people prompts me to think of the importance of safety, and in light of my previous experiences, I think a lot about the safety of construction work. I wanted to explore this topic through writing so I decided to start this blog. Here, I plan to focus on upgrades and innovations throughout the construction equipment industry and possibly provide a few extra safety tips as well. I hope you enjoy reading.