Stock Number: 208903
Make: CAT
Model: GP25N5
Year: 2015

Stock Number: 300413
Make: Ottawa
Model: 50
Year: 2004

Stock Number: 206256
Make: CAT
Model: EPC5000-80VS
Year: 2012

Stock Number: EQC009956
Make: Daewoo
Model: GC18
Year: 1998

Stock Number: EQU005204
Make: Genie
Model: GTH844
Year: 2011

Stock Number: 2-18-UEF12
Make: Misc
Model: FORKS

Stock Number: EQU000203
Make: Tico
Model: ProSpotter
Year: 2017

Stock Number: 2-18-UEF73
Make: Misc
Model: FORKS

Stock Number: EQC007596
Make: Komatsu
Model: FG25T-16
Year: 2008

Stock Number: 1-16-600017
Make: Terex-Comedil
Model: CTT121A-5 TS16
Year: 2015

Stock Number: 2-16-600282
Make: Liebherr
Model: 245 ECH

Stock Number: EQU005386
Make: JLG
Model: 120SXJ
Year: 2002

Daewoo Cushion Tire Forklifts

Daewoo Cushion Tire Forklifts

Solid Lift Truck Tire Safety
About 200 deaths ever year are caused by accidents that involve lift trucks, or forklifts. Proper maintenance and inspection of lift truck tires can really help to reduce the risk of mishaps.

Pre-Work Check
The tires on the lift truck must be inspected at the beginning of every shift, inspected for signs of damage and wear. The air pressure inside the tires should be inspected to make sure that the pressure is not very low. Having a tire pressure which is low can make the machine prone to tip-overs when lifting loads.

Types of Tires
The selection of tire type must be based on the type of surface wherein the lift truck will be used. For indoor applications, lift trucks with solid rubber tires are best. For smoother surfaces, tires are usually smaller. Larger pneumatic tires are great for lift trucks being used outdoors. Pneumatic tires can grip rough surfaces well as they have rubber tread and are air-filled.

Other factors
Based on Occupational Health and Safety Administration guidelines, all lift trucks need some continual daily and some periodic inspection that is performed every shift. The tires must be inspected again for any sign of damage, like for instance cuts or wear.

Forklift Safety
If you or your employees are going to be using forklifts, correct training in forklift safety is essential. Lift truck mishaps can lead to serious personal injuries or death and lead to unmanageable financial hardship. Even minor accidents can cost you and your company money if the forklift or the goods are damaged in an accident. Be sure you really know a lot about issues involved in forklift safety.

  • Caterpillar Propane Forklifts
    There are advantages and disadvantages to both internal combustion (IC) and electric trucks. Electric engines cost less to maintain ... More
  • JLG Knuckle Boom Lift
    Turn the Corner on Production The E Series boom lifts are environmentally friendly and offer industry-leading performance. You could ... More
  • Nissan Counterbalance Forklifts
    Counterbalance forklifts are essentially forklifts which are engineered with counterweight at the rear of the machinery. The ... More
  • Toyota Stand Up Forklift
    Kinds of Aisles Narrow Aisle and Wide Aisle lift trucks are classed due to the types of aisles they have been designed to operate in. ... More
  • Raymond Electric Forklift
    Forklift Battery Charging and Safe Installation Batteries used in forklifts are pricey pieces of machinery which are quite big weighing ... More