Author: Forklift1120

We have been in the forklift business since 1996 and have one of the largest independent service departments in the Atlanta and surrounding areas. We have over 100 years combined experience in the industry and are able to meet your needs with anything to do with forklifts or material handling.

Benefits of Forklift Rental Services

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There are different approaches to acquiring the forklift trucks that you need for your business. You can either buy a new or used forklift or go for a rental deal. Various considerations have to be made when deciding on the best route. You can easily access amazing deals on propane, gas, and electric forklift rentals […]

Reduce Accidents and Improve Safety When Working with Forklifts

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Forklifts are the backbone of most, if not all, operation departments involved in the movement of inventory and heavy loads in the warehouse and at job sites. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), forklift accidents are higher when compared with other industrial machinery. Statistics given by OSHA, around 110,000 forklift-related accidents occur […]

How Forklifts Can Help After Natural Disasters

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Natural disasters such as hurricanes are so powerful that they leave a lot of devastation in their wake. Apart from the loss of life and destruction of property, a lot of debris is left all over the affected area, hindering transport, communications, and recovery efforts in general. Forklifts can be a great help in times […]

Forklift Financing – Leasing vs. Purchase

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The questions that haunts most people when they seek to acquire a forklift is whether they should lease or buy. Although most people expect an easy answer to this question, there is no cut-and-dried one-size-fits-all advice in such a scenario. Everything depends on a number of factors that are unique to every individual need. To […]

What To Do When There Is A Forklift-Related Injury

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When you get forklifts for sale or forklifts for rent, there are a lot of bases that need to be covered, including hiring a certified operator and safety training. But despite the best safety training and enforcement of safe practices, accidents sometimes do happen. This makes it important for you to know what to do […]

Busting Common Misconceptions about Forklifts Part 2

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Pursuant to our first installment that touched on myths commonly associated with used forklifts, this second part busts 3 more misconceptions associated with forklifts in general. Some accidents that happen around the warehouse or job site are due to attitudes and actions brought about by some of these misconceptions, which often take a life of […]

Sit Down VS Stand Up Forklifts – Which is Best?

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Whenever it comes time to replace your forklifts or grow your fleet, it is always important to reevaluate your requirement. While going for the same type of forklifts for sale as the one in your fleet may seem logical, you must take this opportunity to evaluate your options again in light of your operators’ experiences. […]

What Is Your Forklift’s Trade-In Value?

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Forklifts are huge and powerful, but they also will come to the end of their lives. It is always wise to know when you need to part ways with your forklift and get a new one. Knowing when to let your forklift go also positions you for trade-in deals that allow you to exchange your […]

Staying on Top of your Forklift Parts Requirements

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Forklift whose parts are difficult to come by end up being inoperable or a total risk in the warehouse or at job sites. That is why it is important to be able to access parts for the forklift in your fleet without much difficulty and at reasonable prices. Apart from compromising safety and putting forklifts […]

Prominent Forklift Dangers To Avoid

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There is need to curb the high number of accidents that occur among the approximately 1 million forklifts that are in operation in the US each year. OSHA data reveals that every year, 100 lives are lost and another approximately 20,000 are seriously maimed in forklift-related accidents. When you are looking for Forklifts for sale […]