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LOLER and PUWER turn 20…

CFTS 20 years

This month marks the 20th anniversary of LOLER and PUWER. CFTS Chairman Geoff Martin, pictured, reflects on their introduction, what each entails and their ongoing impact on the fork lift truck employers. December 1998 is probably most-widely remembered for its Christmas gales. However, for those in the fork lift industry, …

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Hard-hitting theme for FLTA Safetember 2018

Hard-hitting theme for FLTA Safetember 2018

The Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) has revealed this year’s Safetember campaign will focus on the life-changing nature of many fork lift accidents, urging truck operators and their employers to “Make sure they get home safe”. The hard-hitting theme, which will form the headline of National Forklift Safety Month throughout …

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FTA Van Excellence annaounces partnership with Fleet Live 2018

FTA VAN EXCELLENCE ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH FLEET LIVE 2018

The largest and most influential business organisation in the logistics sector, The Freight Transport Association (FTA), has announced its Van Excellence scheme is supporting Fleet Live 2018, the UK’s leading event for the fleet management community, to share its message on raising van operating standards. Taking place at the NEC …

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Forklift safety is a journey – not a destination FLTA reveals theme of 15th annual National Forklift Safety Convention

FLTA reveals theme of 15th annual National Forklift Safety Convention

The Fork Lift Truck Association FLTA has announced the theme for its 15th annual National Forklift Safety Convention: “Forklift safety is a journey – not a destination.” Firmly established as the materials handling industry’s most authoritative safety event, the award-winning convention attracts approximately 400 managers, supervisors and health and safety …

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FLTA Awards for Excellence 2019: Get involved

FLTA Awards for Excellence 2019 Get involved

Fork Lift Truck Association reveals ways companies and individuals can reward excellence (and be rewarded, too!). With preparations underway for the 2019 FLTA Annual Awards for Excellence, the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) is encouraging individuals and companies involved in lift truck operations to get involved. Now in its 25th …

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FLTA scoops Best Event of the Year honour

FLTA scoops Best Event of the Year honour

The FLTA Awards for Excellence has taken the hotly-contested Best Event of the Year title at the Trade Association Forum’s Best Practice Awards. It’s the second time the FLTA has won a Best Practice Award in just four years, having previously won Best Conference for the FLTA Safety Conference in …

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