Resources in Category “Safety and Training”
The Golden Zone: Improving Warehouse Ergonomics with Automation
by Gary Higginbothem, Kardex-Remstar Is picking parts putting your employees at risk of injury? Are you feeling the impact of worker compensation claims? Take a look at the financial impact of poor warehouse ergonomics in your operations. According to OSHA, serious, non-fatal workplace injuries cost U.S. businesses billions of dollars every year. Two top factors associated with […]
Used Forklift Horror Story & 5 Things to Consider When Buying a Used Lift Truck
Here’s a “buyer beware” forklift story to get your wheels turning. This year, Andersen Material Handling learned a tale of a hard-learned lesson when it comes to purchasing a used forklift. A customer called in desperate of help getting his newly purchased forklift to operate. This customer had owned an LP forklift but when the time […]
Proud to support American-made products
Without a doubt, the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic has impacted the country and the world as a whole. Everyone’s lives have changed as families and businesses work together to persevere through the fallout of this unprecedented time. At Andersen Material Handling, we are doing the same. Even though our business has been impacted, we are working […]
Working today. Preparing for tomorrow.
To say the least, the last two months have been extraordinary. Our commitment to keeping you and your goods moving has meant new ways of doing business as we all adhere to regional, local and national mandates. I’m especially proud of our frontline Road Service Technicians who work in the field every day to ensure Critical Infrastructure customers keep moving goods
Important Employee Safety Protocol
Andersen Material Handling is recognized by the Department of Homeland Security as an Essential Infrastructure Business in the national effort to fight COVID-19. To the extent possible, we will dedicate Service Center resources to ensure customers are able to safely continue operations without interruption.
Important update to AMH operations
I hope this email finds you and your loved ones healthy and well. Amid the uncertainty and confusion caused by the global coronavirus pandemic, I want to assure you AMH can and will be a stabilizing force you can rely upon. Keeping you moving is our top priority. Our rental, parts and service departments remain […]
COVID-19 Service Continuation & Contingency Planning
As we all come together during this unprecedented event, we wanted to provide you with an update as to what actions and plans Andersen Material Handling is implementing to ensure we continue to provide the service and solutions you rely upon. Our priority is the general welfare of our employees and customers. In partnership with […]
Reduce Forklift Operator Risk with Compliance Training
The importance of skilled forklift operators is critical to the safety of your operation, not to mention a federal regulation mandated by OSHA.
Forklift Maintenance: Daily Lift Truck Inspections
Check out our list for a few of the key forklift components to inspect on a daily basis before operating your lift truck.
Are Your Inspecting Your Forklifts and Lift Trucks When You Should?
To assure the proper performance of your equipment, it is imperative that scheduled forklift inspections be completed at designated intervals.