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Darr Equipment Celebrates National Forklift Safety Day

Today is the fifth annual National Forklift Safety Day sponsored by the Industrial Truck Association (ITA). This event provides the opportunity to educate forklift operators and companies on the value and importance of forklift safety and operator training.

Darr Equipment is always focused on helping you use our equipment safely and properly at your location.   Here's how you and your business can help raise awareness:

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Download our free daily operator safety checklist

Email or call us to set up safety training at your location or ours

Thank you for supporting this important initiative!

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When to Replace Forklift Forks

Forklifts, like any type of industrial equipment, require regular inspection and maintenance to remain in good working order. And one of the most important areas of the forklift to keep an eye on is the forks. 

Because the forks take the brunt of the load, come into contact with loads first, and do not always show wear and tear when they begin to weaken, it is vital that you inspect them regularly and replace them as soon as any problems arise. In fact, legally, you must conduct an in-depth inspection of the forklift forks every year and replace them under specific circumstances. 

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