Toyota Material Handling UK has expanded its range of pallet trucks that can be ordered online with the addition of the LWE130 entry-level powered pallet truck.
Toyota offers a simple method of purchasing a range of horizontal mover trucks including BT Lifter hand pallet trucks and BT Levio powered pallet trucks at www.btpallettruck.co.uk. All these trucks are designed to help reduce manual handling.
The range of pallet trucks on www.btpallettruck.co.uk offer a simple solution to a wide range of horizontal transport needs. One of the simplest but most popular models available is the BT Lifter LHM230 hand pallet truck. This universal product offers load capacities up to 2300kg and comes with a Lifetime guarantee of the fork frame, helping to provide customers with a low cost of ownership. The unique BT Pro Lifter is also available online, this truck requires up to 67% less effort than a standard hand pallet truck to get a load moving thank to unique Pro Start technology, which helps to reduce the risk of back strain for the operator. The latest addition, the BT Levio LWE130 provides a low cost introduction to powered pallet trucks, which further reduces manual handling for operators.
Recurrent and heavy lifting and handling can result in back injuries for the operators, plus these types of injuries can reduce operational efficiency and increase costs for companies. Information from the HSE reports that over one in five of all work place injuries are caused by lifting, causing a loss of almost 1.6 million working days in 2013, plus 90 percent of the 17,470 handling injuries were over seven day injuries, costing companies thousands*. Using the correct equipment can reduce or in many cases remove the risk of injury and keep all employees safe at work.
Tony Wallis, Sales and Marketing Director explains "The cost and effect of manual handling injuries on businesses is shocking. By providing simple, efficient and safe equipment that is suitable for the task and the capabilities of the operator it will prevent injuries, increase productivity and reduce costs. We feel by making the BT Levio LWE130 available online its makes purchasing pallet trucks safe, simple and easy".
Toyota currently has offers available for the BT Levio LWE130 powered pallet truck starting from £19.75 per week for rental or to purchase from £2,595. On the same website you can also purchase the UK’s best selling hand pallet truck for £295 including delivery (**).