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Benefits of Forklift Maintenance Plans

Why Forklift Preventative Maintenance is Important Preventative maintenance is one of the best investments you can make for your fleet. Businesses that prioritize forklift maintenance are less likely to experience lost productivity, on-the-job accidents, and other setbacks. Here’s why: Regular maintenance helps spot problems before they lead to downtime. Unexpected downtime is a concern for any […]

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New vs. Used Forklifts

When speed and time are factors that affect your bottom line, you need a forklift that will move your products efficiently and safely. Many businesses quickly reach the point where manual labor simply is no longer viable there’s too much volume to move quickly, and time is money. While almost nobody goes into business thinking […]

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Forklift Accidents: Stories and Preventative Measures

Do you know how to operate a forklift properly? If you’re a forklift operator with the skills and know-how to control a forklift correctly, you are keeping the people around you safe. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, or BLS, more than 539,000 workers were officially classified as industrial truck and tractor operators in May […]

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Top Forklift Brands

Today, there are several major players in the forklift manufacturing industry. We’ve compiled the 13 best-rated forklift brands — many of which we’re proud to offer at McCall Handling.   Note our numbered ranking is not meant to designate the overall superiority of specific manufacturers. Each brand is best for certain usages and applications. As such, […]

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The Evolution of the Forklift Truck

The evolution of the forklift truck was not merely two or three different designs molded into one perfect machine. Instead, its evolution was a series of different transformations among periods of change in the U.S. From the beginning, the forklift altered in form, specifications, size, technology and power options to meet the new demands of […]

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