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News items relating to forklift trucks

News items relating to forklift trucks

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This section contains news items related to forklift training and health and safety matters. The latest items added can be found on this page and there are links to archived news items on the left. Latest entries are at the top of the page.

Aug 2nd 2016. The FLTA Safetember campaign has "Mates" as it's theme this year. More

July 28th 2016. Global employers have entered their drivers in the RTITB International Forklift Operator of the Year hoping that they will qualify for a chance to take part in the competition heats at IMHX 2016. More

July 6th 2016. Enter the Fork Lift Truck Association awards for excellence 2017. More

July 1st 2016. RTITB has crowned Ken Saward of Mentor FLT Training Ltd the winner of its first Lift Truck Instructor of the Year competition, which took place recently at the NEC, Birmingham. More

May 5th 2016. Lisa Ramos who lost her leg in a forklift accident will open this year's FLTA National Fork Truck Safety Conference informing delegates of the severe, life changing consequences of forklift accidents for both victims and their families. More

Feb 19th 2016. RTITB are hosting their very first Lift Truck Instructor of the Year Competition on 20th April, 2016, at Birmingham’s NEC, in partnership with Foodex. More

Feb 4th 2016. The RTITB has announced the International Forklift operator of the year, 2016, will be open for entries on April 4th 2016. Employers of all sizes are encouraged to enter their forklift operators. More

Jan 19th 2016. If you have purchased a fork lift truck that is not exactly as described you can report the seller to the authorities using the forklift truck watchdog scheme. More

Dec 8th 2015. IMHX 2016, the essential intralogistics event for supply chain professionals, is taking place from 13-16 September 2016 at the NEC Birmingham. More

Nov 11th 2015. The Fork Lift Truck Association has declared Nick Moore, Stock and Yard Manager of Brett landscaping and Building Products Ltd, the winner of the first FLTA Safety Champion Award. More

Sep 24th 2015. Entries are now open for India’s forklift operators to compete for the prestigious title of ‘Forklift Operator of the Year – India’. Organised by RTITB accredited organisation, ThinkLink Learning. More

July 31st 2015. How to tell if a forklift training certificate is valid. Here is a useful article by Laura Nelson who is boss of RTITB Services Ltd. More

Dec 16th 2014. Briggs Equipment UK, has developed the technology to run a pair of Hydrogen fuel cell-powered 2.5t Yale 80v forklift trucks. More

Nov 19th 2014. raiders used a telescopic materials handler to wrench a cash machine from the wall of a store at a Midland retail park. More

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