So your fork thickness is worn by a mere 10%. No problem, right? Wrong.
The result of 10% wear can be as much as 20% reduction of fork capacity.
Did you know that 29% of all inspected lift truck forks fail to meet safety standards?
To the unskilled eye, your forks may still look as good as new, but a trained technician will be able to identify eight key areas where a fork can fail inspection.
The Industrial Truck Standards Development Foundation (ITSDF B56. 1-2005) requires that fork inspections be conducted by trained personnel no more than 12 months apart.
Don’t risk personal injury, product damage or lost productivity – let a Medley technician service your equipment!