One of the world's largest producers of adhesives for the construction industry has been fined £173,332, with the amount of costs to be agreed later, after a worker died when he was pinned against a forklift truck by a reversing lorry in Halesowen.Andrew Davies, 43 of Oldbury, died following the incident in the transport yard at Mapei UK's Steel Park Road ...
Former BFA award winner Barfoots of Botley is generating 13,000MwH of green energy a year from vegetable waste thanks to a pair of combined heat and power units fuelled by a massive anaerobic digestion plant. Ian Vallely reports
To the excessively cautious, buying on credit is like getting drunk – the buzz comes immediately and gives you a lift, but the hangover that follows can be painfully debilitating. Ian Vallely dishes out the paracetamol
Pop a couple more chestnuts on the fire and pour yourself a well-earned glass of mulled wine. It's going to be a very happy Christmas according to WM's annual business barometer, Manufacturing Outlook.
A recent study by the Institute of Leadership and Management as reported by Claire Churchard of the CIPD, highlighted how important good managers are to a contented workforce.
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Equipment tagging business Scafftag has launched the LOLER tag inspection system, which is permanently affixed to each forklift truck to enable immediate verification of the truck's maintenance status.
Toyota Material Handling has launched the Toyota Traigo 80-volt electric forklift truck (pictured), with load capacities ranging from 2 tonnes to 3.5 tonnes.
Forklift truck manufacturer Jungheinrich has begun production of a new range of 6-9 tonne capacity IC-engine counterbalanced trucks.
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