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When you’re looking to purchase a forklift, there can be a lot of things to consider. Westminster Lift Truck Services wants to help. Read our blogs to learn more about forklifts and their proper use. Contact us today if you have any more questions.

  • 06/07/2022 0 Comments
    Everything You Need to Know About Daily Forklift Operator Checks

    Everybody has heard about forklifts, but not everybody realizes just how much value they provide to society. Whether used in warehouses, manufacturing plants, or elsewhere, forklifts are valuable tools in the daily operations of most businesses.  While Forklifts are manufactured to a high safety standard, protocols must be followed correctly in order to protect operators and by standers.  

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  • 23/11/2020 0 Comments
    Signs You Need Forklift Repair

    Forklifts are integral and essential pieces of warehouse equipment and undergo rigorous use every day. As a result, frequent inspections and maintenance are necessary to protect the forklift and the operator.

    For optimal safety and performance, forklifts need inspecting every 200-300 hours, depending on operating conditions.. They also require bi-annual inspections to ensure they are in safe operating condition.

    Whether you own or rent a forklift in Burnaby or Langley, it is essential to keep it running smoothly, safely, and efficiently as they are often used by multiple operators. Regular service and safety checks help keep everyone safe.

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  • 25/06/2020 0 Comments
    Tips to Reduce Your Forklift Maintenance Costs

    A well-maintained forklift can last for many years with fewer problems. The cost of the forklift is affected by incorrect handling, fuel, maintenance and labour. Minimizing the forklift maintenance cost and repair can increase your business profitability. For safe operation of forklifts, check periodically for parts that require replacement, such as worn tires, lift mechanism or electrical issues. To avoid costly repairs, look for warning signs that indicate your forklift parts need replacement. Rely on Westminster Lift Truck & Services for sales of forklift parts and rentals of new and used forklifts in Surrey, Vancouver and surrounding areas. We have been providing comprehensive forklift services for the last 44 years.

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    25/06/2020 0 Comments
    Frequently Asked Questions About Forklifts

    Whether it is for purchasing, renting or having your forklift serviced, it is always better to have an idea of what to expect. Westminster Lift Truck & Services has been providing forklift rentals, sales and services for over 44 years now. We have a deep understanding of the needs of our customers.

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    07/04/2020 0 Comments
    Optimal Time to Replace Your Forklift

    Forklifts are needed for effective functioning of warehouses. If your forklift is old and inefficient, it is time to replace it. An inefficient forklift not only slows down the productivity of your staff but also increases the expenses on maintenance. For forklift services in Surrey, get in touch with Westminster Lift Truck Services. We also offer equipment for sale, rentals and parts. With 41 years of expertise, we offer quality services and a wide range of products to choose from.

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  • Forklift Parts
    07/04/2020 0 Comments
    A Guide to Forklift Maintenance Plans

    Choosing an appropriate maintenance plan while buying a forklift is essential for financial and safety purposes. As a forklift carries heavy loads, any problems experienced while manoeuvring the machine combined with uncontrolled traffic at the workplace can result in unexpected accidents. Regular maintenance ensures a proper functioning forklift. Westminster Lift Truck & Services provides various maintenance services and forklift parts. 

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    04/02/2020 0 Comments
    Choosing the Right Forklift Rental

    Choosing the right forklift is essential to boost the productivity of your employees. There are many factors you need to consider while selecting a forklift rental for your needs. For forklift rental services in Surrey, get in touch with Westminster Lift Truck & Services. We have been providing our clients with full look-up service for all forklift makes and models at competitive prices for the last 41 years.

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  • 04/02/2020 0 Comments
    Guide to Common Forklift Replacement Parts

    Like most equipment, forklift needs replacement parts throughout its lifetime. Using parts that need maintenance can result in malfunction or accidents. Forklift parts can wear down even with consistent preventative maintenance, regardless of their workload. The first step here is to understand what needs to be replaced and this is where Westminster Lift Truck & Services comes into the picture.

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  • Forklifts in Surrey British Columbia
    16/10/2018 0 Comments
    Features and Benefits of Different Forklift Types

    There are many different types of forklifts, each one made for different material handling tasks. Choosing the right forklift types in Vancouver and Surrey for your needs can greatly boost your company's efficiency and productivity. At Westminster Lift Truck Services, we provide sales and rentals for all of the different types of lift equipment you might need for manufacturing or retail applications. Here is a look at the different forklift types and their uses.

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  • Used forklifts in Surrey British Columbia
    15/10/2018 0 Comments
    4 Important Tips for Buying a Used Forklift

    Choosing to buy a used rather than a new forklift can be a smart way to meet your material handling needs in an affordable manner. Westminster Lift Truck Services sells both new and used forklifts in Vancouver and Surrey, and we want to make sure you get the right forklift for your needs and budget. Here are the top four things you should think about when buying a used forklift.

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  • Forklifts in Surrey British Columbia
    13/10/2018 0 Comments
    A Guide to Forklift Brands

    If you're looking to buy or rent a forklift in the Vancouver area, then it's because you need its capabilities to increase site productivity. Using a forklift from a trusted brand can make a big difference. At Westminster Lift Truck Services, we carry forklifts in Vancouver and Surrey from some of the top brands so that you can trust in the quality you are getting. Our forklifts available for sale and for rent come from the following manufacturers.

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  • Forklift insurance in Surrey British Columbia
    10/10/2018 0 Comments
    What You Need to Know About Forklift Insurance?

    Forklift insurance is designed to protect your forklifts, your employees, and your business in the event of an accident. It is important to have proper insurance even if you rent rather than own a forklift. At Westminster Lift Truck Services, we provide forklift sales, forklift rentals, and forklift services throughout the Vancouver and Surrey areas. We know how important it is to make sure you are properly covered before putting a forklift to work.

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    02/10/2018 0 Comments
    New or Used? That is the Question!

    When it comes to forklift sales in Vancouver – new or used – we at Westminster Lift Truck Services have you covered.

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    12/09/2018 0 Comments
    Forklift Operation Safety Tips

    Forklifts are used by several types of industries as they are powerful, versatile little machines. In the hands of a good operator, a forklift can safely carry heavy loads and navigate restricted spaces. They can, however, also be quite dangerous when not operated carefully. The forklift rentals and sales experts at Westminster Lift Truck Services, in Vancouver, suggest following a few basic safety tips when operating a lift truck.

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    03/09/2018 0 Comments
    Forklift Preventive Maintenance Checklist

    Forklifts are a ubiquitous and important tool filling a significant role in several different industries. Because these machines see so much use, it’s easy for operators to become lax, and ultimate end up maintaining proper preventive maintenance habits. And while operator errors can lead to accidents, improperly maintained fork lift parts and equipment in Surrey, can also be the cause of severe accidents.

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    01/09/2018 0 Comments
    Renting a Forklift

    Need a forklift? Are you considering a forklift rental in Vancouver? Weigh these factors before you rent:

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