The keys to a happy warehouse do not only lie in your forklift operator. In order for your warehouse to run smooth, your forklift must also be up to date. Maintenance on your forklift is vital to maintain, without being kept up to date safety concerns can arise that could derail your whole operation of business inside your warehouse. How do you go about making sure that something as big and important as your forklift is up to date and in shipshape? Well here are a couple of ways to maintain your forklift and to make sure that your warehouse is in perfect working condition.
Leaky Hoses Are Dangerous
For a forklift operator it is important to be sure that there are no breaks or leaks in any of your hoses. If you do find a leak within any of the hoses on your forklift be sure to batch it immediately. Small problems can only grow over time if they are not treated correctly, but for a short time patching these leaks yourself can pacify the problem until it is able to be seen