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Wednesday 07, December, 2016

8 Steps for Efficient Cold Store Forklift Operations...

To support productivity in the food and drink sector, RTITB is offering advice on how to improve the efficiency of forklift truck operations specifically in cold store environments.

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Tuesday 25, October, 2016

Why sat-nav technology cannot replace HGV driver training...

As a new update for sat-nav systems launches to help reduce incidents involving lorries getting stuck under bridges or in narrow roads, RTITB is reminding employers of the importance of correct LGV/HGV training for improving safety and reducing these incidents. 

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Friday 23, September, 2016

7 ways to improve safety with pre-use forklift inspections...

A crucial element of safe lift truck operation is the completion of proper pre-use inspections. However, data we collected shows that 65% of lift truck operators tested don't know how to complete pre-use checks properly.

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Tuesday 06, September, 2016

A simple guide to HGV Driver Training...

OK, so HGV driver training is on the agenda. It’s down to you. You’ve looked at the options, the permutations, the potential consequences and you’ve decided it’s a minefield.

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Wednesday 24, August, 2016

Getting to Grips with Manual Handling...

Manual handling accounts for 1700 acute injuries each year* in the food and drink sector.  To tackle this, RTITB are offering advice to help employers improve their manual handling processes, increase safety and boost efficiency.

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