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We leave you to choose which offer you want to proceed with, but are always here to help you decide if needed.

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P Watkins - Enquiry Ref 2051787

“thank you for your contacts they were all excellent - we will use the service again” 

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Whilst you are looking for hire second hand forklift trucks in and around Queenborough you might like to be aware that a DIY store was fined over £500,000 and ordered to pay costs of £250,000 following an incident in which a female customer was killed as a result of a lift truck reversing into her. It was found that the lift truck driver had been working without a look-out and as a result had failed to see her.

Whilst looking into hire second hand forklift trucks in and around Queenborough it is worth knowing that basic training is best carried out “off the job” where drivers or operators can find the limits of their skills and handle common hazards in a safe environment.

While searching for hire second hand forklift trucks in and around Queenborough you might like to be aware that a farming company was fined £35,000 and ordered to pay costs of over £17,000 after an incident where an employee died when he was crushed against a mobile cleaning machine by a lift truck. He had finished processing wheat seeds when his colleague got onto the lift truck to move the last bag. When the driver started the vehicle it suddenly moved forward, trapping him against the machine.



If you are searching for hire second hand forklift trucks in and around Queenborough you may be interested to know that the Health and Safety Executive provides information on driver training in the “HSE Code of Practice and Supplementary Guidance on Rider Operated Lift Trucks Operator Training”.

While you are investigating hire second hand forklift trucks in and around Queenborough it may be helpful to know that general safety in the use of pallet racking will be improved if the training emphasises that side shifting of loads against the rack frame or against other loads should be avoided.

When you are looking for hire second hand forklift trucks in and around Queenborough bear in mind that two of the most important safety issues are lift truck stability and control of the load. Statistics show that tip-overs and falling loads are the two most common causes of accidents and injuries.
Many thanks for your help and I will certainly consider using you again.
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