How Greater Connectivity Can Transform Service and Maintenance

Forklift service technician diagnoses issue with lift truck in need of repair with the help of connected technology.

Imagine a world where your forklift tells you or your operator when there is a maintenance issue that needs to be addressed. Or the forklift automatically takes steps to prevent an issue from becoming more severe – and most likely, more expensive to fix. Better yet, imagine the service technician shows up at your facility […]

Six Goals Greater Connectivity Can Help You Achieve

Warehouse managers discuss data from connected forklifts

Today, warehouse equipment, such as forklifts, can be connected with little or no disruption to existing operations and deliver immediate value that grows over time. The key is taking a phased approach that is based on clear business objectives and builds on the successful experience of others. In order to realize tangible benefits with greater […]

Forklift Safety That Goes Beyond the Forklift

Forklift operators and warehouse workers safely complete tasks in a warehouse

While National Forklift Safety Day is June 8, forklift safety is more than just one day, and it is also more than just the forklift. A holistic and consistent focus is key especially given the important role forklift safety plays in the supply chain. To build and maintain a strong safety culture, managers need to […]

Forklift Safety Series: Using an Integrated Approach to Safety to Manage Organizational Change and Streamline Compliance

Warehouse supervisor reviews data from fleet management software with forklift operator

Crown Equipment is committed to helping customers maintain a safe operation with equipment designed around the operator, in accordance with industry standards. A successful safety program considers key elements that can positively contribute to employee safety. In this forklift safety blog series, with topics inspired by our new e-book “An Integrated Approach to Forklift Safety,” […]

Forklift Safety Series: Closing Training Gaps with a Supplier-Supported Approach

Forklift trainer conducts training with forklift operator trainee.

Crown Equipment is committed to helping customers maintain a safe operation with equipment designed around the operator, in accordance with industry standards. A successful safety program considers key elements that can positively contribute to employee safety. In this forklift safety blog series, with topics inspired by our new e-book “An Integrated Approach to Forklift Safety,” […]

Forklift Safety Series: Using Data and Technology to Strengthen Your Safety Culture

Crown Equipment is committed to helping customers maintain a safe operation with equipment designed around the operator, in accordance with industry standards. A successful safety program considers key elements that can positively contribute to employee safety. In this forklift safety blog series, with topics inspired by our new e-book “An Integrated Approach to Forklift Safety,” […]

Forklift Safety Series: The Impact of Forklift Design on Safety Management

Warehouse employee operates forklift with ergonomic features

Crown Equipment is committed to helping customers maintain a safe operation with equipment designed around the operator, in accordance with industry standards. A successful safety program considers key elements that can positively contribute to employee safety. In this forklift safety blog series, with topics inspired by our new e-book “An Integrated Approach to Forklift Safety,” […]

Forklift Safety Series: Defining an Integrated Approach to Safety

A forklift operator completes forklift safety training

Crown Equipment is committed to helping customers maintain a safe operation with equipment designed around the operator, in accordance with industry standards. A successful safety program considers key elements that can positively contribute to employee safety. In this forklift safety blog series, with topics inspired by our new e-book “An Integrated Approach to Forklift Safety,” […]

Telematics: A Vital Piece of Your Forklift Automation Strategy

Dual mode tow tractor operating in autonomous mode in manufacturing setting

In today’s ever-changing business environment, no one needs to be convinced of the important role data can play. Whether it’s gathered for identifying opportunities for efficiency gains or increasing productivity and safety, data utilization is impacting every industry and permeating our lives. One of the main difficulties many supply chain and forklift fleet managers have […]