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Forklift technology is crucial for workplace safety

Forklift technology is crucial for workplace safety

The number of workplace accidents involving forklifts remains obstinately high. Which is why Toyota Material Handling continues to develop new and better safety technology, says the company’s QHSE Manager, Paul Mulcahy Safe response Despite the noteworthy efforts over many years of such respected organisations as the Fork Lift Truck Association …

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James Clark to retire as BITA Secretary-General

James Clark to retire as BITA Secretary-General

The British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) has announced that its long-serving Secretary-General, James Clark is to retire from his position at the end of 2020. After a successful career as a wheat buying director in the UK Flour Milling industry, James joined BITA in 1996. His tenure as Secretary-General has …

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National Forklift Safety Day returns for 2020

National Forklift Safety Day Returns for 2020

As part of its commitment to raising safety standards across the materials handling industry, the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) is once again championing the cause of National Forklift Safety Day with a new theme for 2020 – Management is Responsible for Segregating Pedestrians from Materials Handling Equipment. The purpose …

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BITA updates Covid-19 safety protocols

BITA updates Covid-19 safety protocols

The British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) – the UK trade association for manufacturers and suppliers of forklift trucks and associated components and services – has received key Government recognition for its innovative action in helping to ensure the materials handling industry remains safe and fully operational during the Covid-19 pandemic. …

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Talent in Logistics reveals line-up for Develop Conference

Talent in Logistics Reveals Line-up for Develop Conference

Talent in Logistics has released the agenda for its Develop Conference this month which is designed to support instructors, trainers, professional training providers and internal training teams who are responsible for developing people in logistics and transport operations. The conference takes place at Hotel Football in Manchester on Wednesday 22nd …

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