Forklift filters

Tips for Forklift Filters

Joyce Schwob - July 18, 2022

Filters are some of the most important forklift components. They are used to keep fuel, oil, and hydraulic fluids clean and pure as they flow throughout your machine’s systems, lubricating parts and dispersing heat. Small pieces of material and particles created by component wear and tear are picked up by your forklift’s oil and hydraulic…

3 Signs You Might Need a New Forklift

Joyce Schwob - July 14, 2022

Your forklift works hard every single day moving around product and making your operation much more efficient. But the day will eventually come when your old forklift stops working as effectively or efficiently as it once did. Do you know what your “Cost per hour” is? Does it exceed the manufacturer’s guidelines? If so, it’s in…

Forklift Operation Best Practices

Joyce Schwob - June 22, 2022

When it comes to forklift operation, the most common cause of equipment issues and repairs is operator error. To help you avoid any accidents, dangerous situations, or costly downtime, we’ve put together a list of forklift tips and best practices to maintain a productive operating environment. ALWAYS CONDUCT A WALKAROUND INSPECTION Before beginning forklift operation,…

National Forklift Safety Day is June 14 2022

Joyce Schwob - May 26, 2022

National Forklift Safety Day is sponsored by the Industrial Truck Association.  On this day manufacturers call attention to the dangers of forklift operation and seek to educate customers, the public, and government officials about safe forklift operation. There are over 540,000 industrial truck operators employed in the United States. Keeping them operating safely benefits every…

Forklift Safety Trainer Jim Skinner

A Re-Opening Message from Your Forklift Safety Trainer

Joyce Schwob - June 8, 2020

Everyone has been thinking a lot about safety with the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve all taken measures to reduce the chances of getting sick and of carrying the disease to someone we love; social distancing, hand washing, wearing masks, avoiding crowds, etc.  As your Forklift Safety Trainer, I would like to remind you of the importance…

TMH Honors JIT Toyota-Lift

Joyce Schwob - April 30, 2020

We are pleased to share the news that Toyota Material Handling (TMH) named JIT Toyota-Lift a recipient of the 2019  President’s Award. This annual award recognizes the top Toyota forklift dealers in North America. The highly prized honor recognizes the dealers who perform at the highest level in parts, service, equipment sales, customer satisfaction and…

Trade Up to Toyota

Joyce Schwob - April 1, 2019

For a limited time, Toyota is offering an amazing $2,000 factory rebate on non-Toyota trade ins.  It’s the perfect time to see why Toyota is the #1 Forklift. Offer Details Valid April 1, 2019 to June 30, 2019   $2,000 factory rebate on trade in of an operational competitive-branded forklift* The Trade Up to Toyota Factory…

Ready to Roll – Toyota Pallet Jacks are Now In-Stock

Joyce Schwob - February 28, 2019

JIT Toyota-Lift is proud to announce that we now carry Toyota Pallet Jacks in-stock and “Ready to Roll”.  We have pallet jacks with either nylon or polyurethane wheels.  You can order them at ToyotaForklift.com and we will deliver them to you as soon as the next business day.  You can also stop by either of…

Warehouse Racking – Where to Begin

Joyce Schwob - February 22, 2019

Racking is a major decision for your warehouse. A racking solution dictates the flow of your business and impacts the speed and fashion materials come in and out – your bottom line. We hope that this post will get you started in the right direction.   Multiple Options, Several New Solutions Selective Rack, Push Back,…

The Information You Need to Have Before Making a Warehouse Racking Decision

Joyce Schwob - February 15, 2019

Deciding on racking is a crucial decision that often becomes a lot more complicated then it initially seems. This is the information you’ll need to consider before making a decision. We highly recommend consulting an expert [contact us]. You can prepare this information in advance of such a meeting. Load Size Knowing load size is…