Used Forklifts Northern Michigan

WIE has come across some of the best used forklifts Northern Michigan has to offer. Many different makes and models designed for specified job requirements. …

WIE Social Media & Forklift Information

Come join WIE on twitter and Facebook to share forklift information, tips, new pics, projects, industry news, some safety tips, and even a bit of …

Evolution of the Cherry Picker / Aerial Lift

  You know those evolutionary progression pictures, the ones that show our early predecessors on all fours, then a few knuckle-dragging creatures, finally culminating it an upright, modern human being? Kind of like this:   Well, that’s sort of how today’s heavy-duty aerial lifts “evolved.” But instead of natural selection, the aerial lift’s current attributes […]

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It’s More than a Uniform

The forklift and material handling industry isn’t unlike other industries or employers. We are all looking for responsible, skilled employees. Behind the rhetoric and corporate statements, it is a company’s employees that allow it to deliver first class customer service. … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tuesday: Week of August 16th

Forklift and material handling information is constantly shared or posted through dozens of sources. Websites, blogs, newsletters, Twitter, G+, Facebook and more share company and industry news, product insights as well as operational and safety information. Much of what is … Continue reading

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Pallet rental company fined nearly $59K by OSHA for failing to protect employees from noise hazards

Aug. 18, 2015
Pallet rental company fined nearly $59K by OSHA for failing to protect
employees from noise hazards at Hazelton depot
Employer name: Peco Pallet Inc., a pallet repair and rental company, located at 1104 North Park Drive in Hazelton, Pennsylvania
Citations issued: On August 14, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and […]

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Cleveland manufacturer exposes workers to amputation, other hazards

U.S. Department of Labor | August 18, 2015
Cleveland manufacturer exposes workers to amputation, other hazards.
OSHA proposes penalties of $59K for 13 safety violations.
Employer name: Voss Industries LLC
Investigation site: 2168 W. 25th Street, Cleveland, Ohio
Investigation findings: The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Cleveland Office issued 12 serious and one […]

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Employee Was Worked to Death, Widow Gets Comp

A maintenance worker put in 14+ hours one day at work, which included using a jackhammer for hours. He died on the job of a heart attack. His widow wants workers’ comp death benefits. His employer denied her claim. Why did a court conclude his death was compensable?
Robert Dietz worked for the Lower Bucks […]

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Employee Was Worked to Death, Widow Gets Comp

A maintenance worker put in 14+ hours one day at work, which included using a jackhammer for hours. He died on the job of a heart attack. His widow wants workers’ comp death benefits. His employer denied her claim. Why did a court conclude his death was compensable?
Robert Dietz worked for the Lower Bucks […]

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The Sound of SILENCE: The Truth About Hearing Loss (Infographic)

London, UK — Amplifon has published a new hearing loss infographic on their website. Targeting the UK, the campaign’s goal is to urge people to see a hearing health professional.
Creating colorful infographics is a new trend in marketing hearing aids, as well as other products. Infographics are especially useful for the Internet’s short-attention Web browsers.

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The Sound of SILENCE: The Truth About Hearing Loss (Infographic)

London, UK — Amplifon has published a new hearing loss infographic on their website. Targeting the UK, the campaign’s goal is to urge people to see a hearing health professional.
Creating colorful infographics is a new trend in marketing hearing aids, as well as other products. Infographics are especially useful for the Internet’s short-attention Web browsers.

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