Safety at Work

Construction supply chain reduces damage with lift truck driver awareness


To minimise downtime and optimise productivity, construction materials handling operations can now combine driver awareness add-ons with the all-round benefits of the Hyster® Fortens™ lift truck series. “Safety, productivity and reliability are all of paramount importance to operations like DIY retail distribution centres or construction materials manufacturing,” says Botros Hanna, …

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Pyroban asks “Are you active?” at EUROPACK 2019

Pyroban asks Are you active at EUROPACK 2019

At EUROPACK EUROMANUT CFIA 2019, Pyroban® will be asking visitors ‘Are you active?’, encouraging businesses to consider their approach to keeping people safe in, and near to, zoned hazardous areas. “Many applications in the supply chain from manufacturing and packaging, to transport and warehousing, include Zone 2 hazardous areas where …

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Pyroban Group acquires Baldwin and Francis

Pyroban Group Acquires Baldwin and Francis

The Pyroban Group has acquired Baldwin and Francis, a Sheffield (UK) based manufacturer of explosion proof electrical equipment used in hazardous and challenging environments. “Baldwin and Francis has a long established history in the markets we already operate,” says CEO of the Pyroban Group, Brian Quarendon. “Investments and improvements at …

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Safety in numbers


With forklift accidents still alarmingly high, the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) has emphasised the benefits of Safe User Group (SUG) membership for improving site safety. For roughly the price of a takeaway sandwich per week, companies can join SUG, gaining access to a wealth of resources and guidance on …

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The true winner is safety

Linde Material Handling has won the Excellence Award of inter airport Europe 2019

Linde Material Handling has won the Excellence Award of inter airport Europe 2019 in the category “interRAMP” for its innovative “Linde Safety Guard” assistance system which helps to protect both pedestrians and forklift drivers. The award was presented on October 8 as part of the opening ceremony at the Munich …

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