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Attachment Awareness 1: Static Attachments

Welcome to the Attachment Awareness series! The Awareness series will explore how attachments for various pieces of equipment can improve the overall experience of operation. Throughout this series, we will explore attachments for forklifts, telehandlers and skid steers and the benefits these attachments provide. These benefits include improved safety and increased productivity. (Note: Since OE […]
Leon Edwards

Reduce Forklift Accidents with the Forklift Information System

If you’ve worked in the material handling industry or warehouse setting for any length of time, then the following accident statistics might look familiar. A workplace accident involving a forklift can lead to members of your workforce getting injured or worse. It can also lead to damaged products or company assets, which will either need […]
Justin Kane
June 10, 2019

National Forklift Safety Day

By this point, we all know the OSHA facts in regards to forklifts. You’d be hard pressed to find a warehouse or job site where they’re not rattled off again and again at safety meetings or posted in the high traffic areas for forklift operators to see throughout the day. In an industry where one […]
OEA Admin
May 23, 2019

OE Attachments Partners with German Manufacturer Kaup

OE Attachments is pleased to announce an exclusive North American partnership with Kaup GmbH & Co. KG, a premium international manufacturer of forklift and construction attachments. Headquartered in Aschaffenburg, Germany, Kaup currently has thirteen branches, representatives in thirty-three countries, and sells worldwide. Terry Melvin, CEO of OE Attachments, commented, “We couldn’t be more excited about […]
OEA Admin
April 22, 2019

OE Attachments Launches the Forklift Safety Device

“Going by the numbers, our industry is long overdue for a product like this,” Terry Melvin, CEO of OE Attachments said. The numbers he refers to are the statistics regarding forklift accidents and workplace safety. Per OSHA’s data, forklifts are responsible for one out of every six workplace accidents. 70% of those accidents are caused […]
OEA Admin