Alberta Lift News

Oct
6
2017

5 Tips for Working Safely in Cold Weather Conditions

As the nights begin to draw in and temperatures start to drop, the weather conditions bring with them extra hazards in the workplace. For people that work outside in jobs like construction, this...

Sep
6
2017

5 Common Workplace Accidents and How to Prevent Them

Unfortunately, accidents are still far too common in the workplace, particularly in manual labour industries such as construction or warehousing. Many of these injuries tend to be minor and...

Aug
18
2017

7 Tips for Staying Safe on a Construction Site

Constructions sites which don’t have good safety practices and procedures in place can quickly turn into extremely dangerous settings to work in. But with the right approach and a concerted...

Aug
4
2017

Alberta Lift is Pleased to Announce we are Now Part of Cooper Equipment Rentals

Alberta Lift is delighted to announce that we are now part of the Cooper Equipment Rentals organization. The Alberta Lift Vision From day one in 2012 we set out with a single main aim in...

Jul
18
2017

How to Avoid the Dangers of Working in Hot Conditions

As we get into the summer months and the mercury begins to creep higher and higher, it’s important to remember that working in hot conditions poses its own unique safety threats. Knowing...

Jul
1
2017

7 Reasons It's Essential to Invest in Health and Safety Training

Unfortunately too many companies still view health and safety training as an optional extra that they can pick and choose when to carry out and implement. In reality, having an effective health...

Jun
15
2017

9 Common Uses for Aerial Lift Equipment

Scaffolding and ladders certainly have their place when it comes to working at height, but they also have plenty of limitations. Many jobs that would traditionally have been done using them are...

May
31
2017

5 Tips on How to Safely Operate a Scissor Lift

A scissor lift is an incredibly versatile piece of machinery which can be used for numerous jobs in both a professional and home setting. They’re often described as being like maneuverable...

May
15
2017

5 Tips for Operating a Forklift Safely in the Rain

Operating a forklift in perfect weather can be difficult enough at times, and unfortunately many accidents still occur regardless of the conditions. So when you add in an extra factor of bad...

Apr
28
2017

National Day of Mourning 2017

Today marks the National Day of Mourning , a time when we commemorate and recognize the lives of those people who have been killed or suffered injury or illness through workplace incidents....

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