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With the cold winter months closing in on us it’s time to check that your equipment and workers are prepared. The cold takes its toll on everything from the machines to those operating them. It is important you take the necessary steps to winterize your forkilift and assue it makes it throught e cold months..
Throughout the winter, you’ll want to check your tire pressure weekly. Not only the pressure, but you need to be aware of the tread depth for your outdoor pneumatic tires. In certain cases, special equipment may be necessary to prevent accidents in winter weather conditions. If you want to find out more about what you can do to prepare your tires, read this short article.
Enclosing the operator’s compartment protects your controls and operators from the elements. Chilly weather can add extra wear and tear to the controls within the operator compartment. It is also important to keep your operators safe on the job and give them added protection from the freezing temperatures.
You might still have some questions on how you can best prepare your Toyota forklifts for the winter. Feel free to contact our knowledgeable team with any questions or concerns you might still have!