Nowadays, materials handling equipment can be found in a vast majority of facilities, warehouses and yards. It can add to production, help increase efficiency and speed and can also help to protect your employees from harm.
This equipment, whether it’s bought outright or hired, is an investment. It can perform well for a great number of years as long as it is cared for and operated with care and precision. Unfortunately, sometimes accidents happen and bad habits can form; this can result in damage to your vehicles and years knocked off the working life of equipment.
To help protect your drivers, your machines and your business as a whole, it may pay to consider a fleet management system (otherwise known as wireless asset management).