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The FLTA awards prestigious title to former fork lift driver

The FLTA awards prestigious title to former fork lift driver

The Fork Lift Truck Association FLTA announced the recipient of its Safety Champion award: Sean Gilbert of 3M Atherstone. The award, sponsored by Briggs Equipment UK, recognises those who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to improving site safety for everyone working with or alongside fork lift trucks. As the winner of …

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Hiab shortlisted for FLTA Awards for Excellence

Hiab shortlisted for FLTA Awards for Excellence

Hiab, the leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, has been named a finalist in two categories for the 2018 Fork Lift Truck Association FLTA Awards for Excellence. The annual awards are the biggest in the materials handling industry calendar, recognising and rewarding examples of excellence throughout the fork lift …

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FLTA reveals Pick of the Year for 2018

FLTA reveals Pick of the Year for 2018

The Fork Lift Truck Association FLTA has revealed the materials handling industry’s Pick of the Year: a line-up of forward-thinking products and services that are set to help British industry work smarter, leaner and greener in 2018. Faced with a record number of entries, from companies across the globe, the …

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Thousands are showing their hand to save lives. Are you?

Thousands are showing their hand to save lives Are you

Hundreds of companies are already benefitting from Mentor FLT Training’s free Show Your Hand kits. But, if you’ve not got your kit, there’s still time to download it, according to the training organisation. Launched as part of the Fork Lift Truck Association’s annual safety campaign, #Safetember, more than 500 companies …

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FLTA Safety Conference tackles safety in the face of change

FLTA Safety Conference tackles safety in the face of change

The Fork Lift Truck Association FLTA hosted its annual National Fork Lift Safety Conference on 20th September at the Heart of England Events and Conference Centre in Coventry. This year’s conference addressed the theme of ‘Managing fork lift safety in changing times’, with a wide spectrum of speakers from public …

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FLTA calls for entries in its annual Awards for Excellence

FLTA calls for entries in its annual Awards for Excellence

The Fork Lift Truck Association FLTA is calling on the UK’s best and brightest to put their best people, products and services forward, so they can be considered for the materials handling industry’s highest accolade: an Archie statuette. Modelled on Archimedes, the much-coveted prize is presented to winners at the …

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FLTA seeks Jurors for Excellence Awards 2018

FLTA seeks Jurors for Excellence Awards 2018

Following the successful introduction of a jury-based voting system for the Fork Lift Truck Association Annual Awards for Excellence 2017, the FLTA is looking to recruit new jurors for 2018. Those selected will help pick the winners in a number of key categories, including the four main product categories: Innovation, …

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FLTA #SAFE2017: Get inspired!

FLTA SAFE2017 Get inspired

This September, the Fork Lift Truck Association FLTA will put those who have championed safety in the spotlight at the National Fork Truck Safety Conference. Chief Executive, Peter Harvey MBE, explains why. Every day, three workers in the UK are hospitalised as a result of incidents involving fork lift trucks. …

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