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FLTA Awards and regional meetings postponed

FLTA Awards and regional meetings postponed

The 26th annual FLTA Awards for Excellence, which had been due to take place on Saturday 21st March has officially been postponed in light of the current coronavirus pandemic. At present there isn’t a timetable for when the event will be rescheduled, but the FLTA is monitoring the situation and …

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F-TEC sponsors top industry award

F-TEC Sponsors Top Industry Award

The Forklift Training Engineering Centre (F-TEC), has announced its sponsorship of The Safety Award at the prestigious Awards for Excellence 2020. The Awards for Excellence is the biggest annual event in the materials handling industry calendar bar none. The FLTA Awards will be returning to the Hilton Metropole at the …

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Could this clear up end-of-term rental disputes?

FLTA Fair Wear and Tear Guide

FLTA guide clarifies the difference between abuse and fair wear & tear With more than 60% of all new trucks acquired on long term rental, it’s no surprise that there can be real issues when trucks are returned at the end of the term. Indeed, according to Tim Waples, CEO …

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Linde announced as finalist in the FLTA awards

Linde announced as finalist in the FLTA awards

Linde Material Handling has been nominated as a finalist in the Safety and Ergonomics category at the forthcoming FLTA awards. The Fork Lift Truck Association Awards for Excellence (FLTA) is an annual event that recognises the best in industry through engineering and design excellence. The awards aim to celebrate those …

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A first for Hubtex UK

Hubtex UK becomes first manufacturer to achieve FLTA Member Audit compliance

As one of the world’s leading manufacturers of specialised electric multidirectional sideloaders, order picking solutions and equipment for handling bulky loads, Hubtex has an outstanding reputation to maintain. Which is why the company opted to participate in the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) Member Audit, and is delighted to be …

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Forklift Safety: It’s no accident

National Forklift Safety Convention 2019

National Forklift Safety Convention focuses on the need for front-line leadership and a culture of trust The presentations may have been diverse but a single, powerful theme ran through this year’s National Forklift Safety Convention: the need for strong, authentic and engaged management creating an environment where staff feel heard, …

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Safety in numbers

FLTA SUG

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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