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How to Safely Use a Loading Dock

How to Safely Use a Loading Dock: 7 Easy Tips

Loading docks are so common that it’s easy to forget how dangerous they can be. There are thousands of reported falls, equipment accidents, and trailer creep every year, and many of those are fatal. Your proactivity as an employer can […]

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How to Safely Use Heaters on Your Construction Site

Winter weather is here to stay, and it can put a damper on your jobsite productivity. Heaters can be a great option to keep your project on track, but they aren’t without risks. Use these tips to keep your team […]

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Why You Should Choose Scissor Lifts vs. Scaffolding

Scissor Lifts vs. Scaffolding One of the questions we often hear at Hugg & Hall is “Do you have scaffolding for rent?” For safety reasons, we don’t rent scaffolding, but scissor lifts are a great alternative. When we mention scissor […]

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Choosing the Best Tire for Your Equipment

Choosing the best tire for your equipment is vital! Rubber tires are way more versatile than you might realize, and the best tire options for you will differ based on your situation. For equipment that requires rubber tires, you have […]

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Safety First: Using and Maintaining Scissor Lifts

Fall Protection In order to prevent injury caused by falls from a platform, OSHA regulation requires ALL scissor lifts to have guardrails. Make sure your workers are properly trained on how to properly secure the guardrail system. Another way to […]

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June 14th- National Forklift Safety Day

Did you know 70% of all industrial accidents are caused by operator error? The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) estimates these accidents were preventable. At Hugg & Hall, safety is our number one priority, and we want you to […]

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Prepare for the Winter: Machine Winterization Tips

Winter brings shorter days, frigid temps, and slick, icy conditions. During this time of year, we need to take extra care of our equipment to avoid any damage. Read on to learn some tips on machine winterization! Want more information? Download […]

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Average Lifespan of a Forklift

Forklifts, like any heavy machinery, are a pricey investment. You want to make sure you’ve chosen the right one and that you’re maintaining it correctly. Determine the age of your forklift, average lifespan of a forklift, and how to make […]

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