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How to avoid a pedestrian accident

March 13, 2018

We can all agree that in order for an accident to occur between mobile equipment and a pedestrian three events must take place. 1) THE OPERATOR must fail to look in the direction of and keep a clear view of the path of travel. 2) THE PEDESTRIAN must be located within an area in which […]

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Don’t be let down with broken lift chain.

May 22, 2017

7 FAQs to make sure yours is UP for the job. Replacing lift chain is no small endeavor. Yet it’s important to get it right – both in ordering the correct part and in proper installation. It is also important to understand that not all leaf chains are created equal. Chain size, construction, and materials […]

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URGENT: Parts Bulletin – Immediate Action Advised

November 23, 2016

Avoid Damage Due to Incorrect Parts RE: Use caution on non-genuine Taylor parts It has been brought to our attention that non-genuine parts are being passed as Taylor OEM Authorized Service Part replacements from sources unaffiliated with Taylor Machine Works. Be advised that these parts contain similar item numbers designed to disguise them as Taylor […]

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The risks in using ‘will-fit’ replacement parts

May 6, 2016

Don’t Sabotage Your Success. There are risks in using ‘will-fit’ replacements.

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Think Lift Chain Safety

December 4, 2013

A reliable lift chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Taylor Machine Works International recommends regular inspection of the chains to ensure the safety of the operator and those nearby. Check lift chains for excessive wear by using a LEAF CHAIN WEAR SCALE, supplied within every truck’s Operator’s Manual. Always replace damaged lift […]

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