Fork Lift Truck Association


CFTS supports National Forklift Safety Day

Tuesday 8 June 2021 is National Forklift Safety Day, and the materials handling industry is once again being encouraged to get involved, share guidance and take action to make sites safer. Read More

Evaluate your site safety

Safety as a journey, not a destination, is a widely accepted construct. UKMHA Chief Executive and FLTA Director Tim Waples invites you to review that journey and asks: “are you sitting comfortably?” Read More

Sustaining a safety culture

With new year behind us and many resolutions already broken, Tim Waples, Director of the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA), discusses how having a good safety culture requires everyone rigorously sticking to the goals. Read More

Safer apart: Top tips for segregating forklifts and pedestrians

Tim Waples, Chief Executive of the Fork Lift Truck Association, explains why now is the perfect opportunity to do a complete site audit and improve all on-site safety measures, particularly those designed to protect workers on foot. Read More

Keeping manufacturing facilities running safely during COVID-19

Kirsty Adams, Editor of SHD Logistics Magazine, catches-up with Combilift’s Martin McVicar to discuss safety measures introduced at the manufacturer’s County Monaghan plant due to COVID-19, and the ever-important issues around fork lift safety. Read More

Forklift truck safety shortcomings revealed

Statistics highlight need for greater safety awareness among managers and forklift operators. Mentor FLT Training has released a new report Read More

Fork lift safety: The practical steps employers should be taking

In the fork lift truck industry, we are seeing more and more technology reach the marketplace designed to enhance operations for those operating conventionally. While sensors, anti-collision systems and cameras can really help safety, their benefits are far outweighed by those of insisting on good, safe practice. Read More

Safety programme for forklift drivers

A programme to improve safety at every site that uses fork lift trucks is being spearheaded by the Fork Lift Truck Read More



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