BestQuote Coventry

For the Best Prices in and around Birmingham B4

Top Tip - If you are looking for lease a second hand fork truck it is a good idea to get more than one quote, usually 3 quotes are sufficient to enable you to make an informed decision.
Specify
Specify what you need
Forklift Hire & Sales New - Used - Electric - Gas - Diesel -

forklifts

Forklift Training

forklift training

Search
Search Leading Brands
Select
Select the BestQuote
We aim to identify up to four suppliers for you and in addition to asking them to quote you directly we will email you their contact details.

We leave you to choose which offer you want to proceed with, but are always here to help you decide if needed.

“thanks for your help, great service!”  

Mandy Dyson Enquiry Ref 342804

"Thanks We shall be going forward with a purchase from this recommendation." 

S Mills - Enquiry Ref 675437

“I would just like to say that I thought the service was very good . . . Thank you for your help”  

Charlie Ritchie Enquiry Ref 205133

Whilst you are looking for lease a second hand fork truck in and around Birmingham B4 you might like to be aware that an employee was injured when the lift truck he was operating fell down a gap between a refrigerated trailer and a loading platform. This was one of two lift truck incidents that led to the business being fined £25,000 and ordered to pay over £8,000 in costs.

While you are trying to find lease a second hand fork truck in and around Birmingham B4 you might like to note that untrained operators pose such a significant safety risk in the workplace that employers are legally obliged to train staff to use lift trucks safely. Lift Truck Safety Awareness Courses gives managers and supervisors an understanding of basic lift truck handling principles, risks and safety guidelines so that they can ensure short-cuts do not work themselves into daily routines.

When you are looking for lease a second hand fork truck in and around Birmingham B4 it is worth noting that better safety features available on newer lift trucks are not only important for health and safety, there is also a potential cost saving in lower insurance premiums and a reduction in the amount of damage to goods and property.



While searching for lease a second hand fork truck in and around Birmingham B4 you might like to be aware that a farming company was fined £35,000 and ordered to pay costs of over £17,000 after an incident where an employee died when he was crushed against a mobile cleaning machine by a lift truck. He had finished processing wheat seeds when his colleague got onto the lift truck to move the last bag. When the driver started the vehicle it suddenly moved forward, trapping him against the machine.

When you are looking for lease a second hand fork truck in and around Birmingham B4 bear in mind that two of the most important safety issues are lift truck stability and control of the load. Statistics show that tip-overs and falling loads are the two most common causes of accidents and injuries.

While you are investigating lease a second hand fork truck in and around Birmingham B4 it may be helpful to know that general safety in the use of pallet racking will be improved if the training emphasises that side shifting of loads against the rack frame or against other loads should be avoided.
“thank you for your recommendation I will not hesitate to recommend your service”
Roy Cuff Enquiry Ref 620432


BestQuote Coventry