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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
How to Store Heavy and Awkward Goods
November 21, 2018

How to Store Heavy and Awkward Goods If you work in or own a warehouse, you’ll know that some goods are just downright difficult to store and put away. Whether it’s because they have an awkward shape or they’re unbelievably heavy, they can cause a headache for even the most strategic of thinkers. Here are […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
Why You Shouldn’t Put Pallets on a Bonfire
November 9, 2018

Why You Shouldn’t Put Pallets on a Bonfire Bonfire night can be lots of fun but it can also be quite damaging to the environment. We don’t want to come across as the fun police, but we want to make you aware of the harm that can be caused by your bonfire. Why you shouldn’t […]

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Industry Focus News
Castors: A Wheel But Not as You Know it
October 23, 2018

Castors: A Wheel But Not As You Know It Ah the humble castor. It’s a wheel, but not just any old wheel. It’s a wheel on a rotating mount which is what makes it different from a standard wheel. When a castor is fitted to an object, it’s far easier to move. There are two […]

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Advice & Tips News
5 Things Every Warehouse Needs
October 10, 2018

5 Things Every Warehouse Needs If you manage a warehouse, you’ll know that time is money, so being efficient is a must. To make sure everything runs like clockwork, you need the right systems in place and the right equipment. Here are 5 things that every warehouse needs: Pallet Racks A pallet racking system will […]

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News Workplace Safety
The Top 10 Health and Safety Myths
September 26, 2018

The Top 10 Health and Safety Myths Everyone has their own opinions on health and safety. There’s a sensationalist headline every day about ‘health and safety gone mad’ and some story about the powers that be banning conkers, so that’s why the Health and Safety Executive wanted to set people straight. They’ve published a list […]

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Advice & Tips Product Spotlight
What You Need to Know About Dollies and Furniture Skates
September 17, 2018

What You Need to Know About Dollies and Furniture Skates Whatever type of environment you work in, you’ll probably have to lift or move heavy or awkward items that are also sometimes expensive. So to save the expense of having to replace items, not to mention saving your back, you need the right manual handling […]

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Advice & Tips News
How to Make Your Business Eco-Friendly
September 10, 2018

How to Make your Business Eco-Friendly While everyone knows that we all have the responsibility to protect the environment, business has more responsibility than most, because most environmental damage is caused by industry. But there are ways that you can make your business more environmentally friendly while saving money in the process. Start by looking […]

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News
Corporate Giants: 10 of the World’s Biggest Factories
September 4, 2018

Corporate Giants: 10 of the World’s Biggest Factories   An efficient and fit for purpose factory is the key to success for any business, and while it’s true that a factory is a big investment, goods can be made and sold in bulk which really does reduce overall costs. As you might imagine, the biggest […]

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Advice & Tips News
Reclaim Your Office and Get Organised
August 30, 2018

Reclaim Your Office and Get Organised! If you work in an office, you probably get infuriated at the amount of time you spend looking for documents, files, or supplies. But the good news is, no matter how disorganised your office is, you can pull it back from the brink. All it takes is a little […]

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News
How an Ergonomic Workplace Means Healthy Employees and Healthy Profits
August 22, 2018

How an Ergonomic Workplace Means Healthy Employees and Healthy Profits If you’re a business owner, you’ll know that a healthy workforce means a healthy company and healthy profits. While sickness and injuries do happen, you’d rather that your employees didn’t get sick because of something that happened at work. This costs you time and money […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
5 Tips for Handling Drums Safely
August 15, 2018

5 Tips for Handling Drums Safely If a big part of your business is handling drums, it’s not only important that your employees know how to handle them safely, they also need to be aware of how to safely handle what’s inside of them. Here are our 5 tips for handling drums safely. Always use […]

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News
Ten Beautiful Factories Around the World
August 8, 2018

Ten Beautiful Factories Around the World   Functional, cold and industrial are words usually associated with factories. They are buildings you wouldn’t consider to boast good looks and cutting-edge design, until now. TrucksandTrolleys.co.uk studied factories from across the globe, taking into account how the building represents the brand and how it fits within their local […]

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News Workplace Safety
How a Safer Workplace Boosts Your Bottom Line
August 6, 2018

How a Safer Workplace Boosts your Bottom Line Health and Safety regulations are first and foremost designed to keep employees safe at work, but that’s not the only benefit of making sure your workplace is a safe and healthy place to be. Managers and owners should also think about how introducing and maintaining safe working […]

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Advice & Tips News
The No-Fuss Way to Cater for an Event This Summer
July 31, 2018

The No-Fuss Way to Cater for an Event This Summer If you’re in the hospitality and catering business, you’ll probably be in the throes of your busiest time of the year, with weddings and garden parties aplenty. The added bonus of the hot summer weather means that thirsty customers will be guzzling down more drinks, […]

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Industry Focus Workplace Safety
Make Easy Work of Storing Small Parts
July 24, 2018

Make Easy Work of Storing Small Parts If you own or manage a busy warehouse or factory, you’ll know how annoying and costly it can be to constantly be misplacing small parts and components. You might have no proper storage system, or employees might always put them in the wrong place; whatever it is, not […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
How to Lift Awkward and Odd-Shaped Loads
July 16, 2018

How to Lift Awkward and Odd-Shaped Loads If you’ve every hurt your back, you know how painful it can be. A back injury can mean time off work and your quality of life can really be affected. If you’ve hurt your back at work, it’s likely to be down to failing to lift a load […]

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Industry Focus Product Spotlight
Make Cleaning Easy with the Right Trolley
July 9, 2018

Make Cleaning Easy with the Right Trolley Cleaning trolleys are versatile mobile workstations for caretakers, cleaners, mechanics, or warehouse operatives. They’re lightweight and easy to manoeuvre and have the capacity to store a variety of tools, chemicals, and waste disposal items. Which cleaning trolley is right for you? Are you cleaning a small or large […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
Working Safely When the Temperature Rises
July 3, 2018

Working Safely When the Temperature Rises While there’s a minimum workplace temperature that you can legally work in, there’s unfortunately no upper limit, and if you’re anything like most Brits, you’re likely to have been sweating buckets at work during this spell of warm weather. Most people work comfortably at temperatures between 16 and 24 […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus Workplace Safety
How to Store and Handle Cylinders and Drums Safely
June 22, 2018

How to Store and Handle Cylinders and Drums Safely Cylinders and drums are frequently used in industry to store compressed gases and toxic or flammable liquids. You might not think that the contents of a single drum or cylinder can cause harm but actually it can. This is why they need to be stored and […]

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Advice & Tips News Workplace Safety
How to Keep Your Warehouse Secure
June 12, 2018

How to Keep Your Warehouse Secure Warehouses hold a lot of valuable stock so they can be a target for thieves. Around 20% of all crimes record in the UK are thefts or other offences against businesses, so it’s important that you put measures in place to protect your property and stock. Assess the risks […]

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