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BITA and FLTA warn against forklift truck modifications

Unauthorised modifications to forklift trucks (FLTs) could endanger lives and invalidate warranties, two industry bodies have warned.

FLT modifications are offered by many companies, but they are far from risk free and can have consequences for health and safety, and warranties, the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) and the Fork Lift Truck ...
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