Trucktruth.com Provides a Valuable Resource For Lift Truck Research and News

Trucktruth.com Provides a Valuable Resource For Lift Truck Research and News
New website offers information for comparing, purchasing, maintaining and operating lift trucks

(Greenville, North Carolina, USA: September 25, 2007) Trucktruth.com launched today as an online resource for lift truck manufacturers, buyers, operators and dealers. Trucktruth.com integrates the latest lift truck news, tips, and in-depth comparison data to help visitors make informed purchasing decisions and learn about lift truck safety, operation and maintenance.

Featuring articles, white papers and extensive data, trucktruth.com is a single-source reference for anyone looking to optimize their lift truck investment. Visitors to the site get the facts on serviceability, dependability, cost of operation, productivity and ergonomics. Trucktruth.com’s multimedia section features short training videos, useful information on various lift truck features, safety tips and test footage.

Lift truck users, as well as other manufacturers, can register for trucktruth.com updates and submit comments and their own articles, data and multimedia. Incorporating user-generated content, trucktruth.com will be a dynamic, advanced source for information and discussion about the full range of lift trucks.

Before You Buy
The Before You Buy section of trucktruth.com encourages potential lift truck buyers to take a detailed look at their operation before they purchase a new lift truck. From lift truck basics to advanced fleet management, Before You Buy features a variety of ways that lift truck users can maximize fleet efficiency.

Before You Buy contains articles, maintenance information and in-depth comparison data to help visitors choose the right lift truck for their specific application. Through an OEM-to-OEM parts comparison of select trucks, and information on outsourced maintenance, trucktruth.com enables customers to understand the overall lifetime cost of the equipment they are purchasing.

Optimizing Your Investment
Optimizing Your Investment features information on how to maximize safety and efficiency when operating and maintaining a lift truck. The section highlights the numerous advantages of thorough operator training, periodic maintenance, and lift truck inspection to help prevent accidents and maintenance problems. Another resource is a broad accident prevention brochure that contains the most comprehensive information available concerning lift truck and pedestrian accidents.

Hot Topics
The trucktruth.com Hot Topics section focuses on trends and important issues in the lift truck industry. Current Hot Topics include a “Lift Trucks and the Environment” feature, which takes an in-depth look at the impact of lift trucks on the environment.

Visitors can download lift truck emissions data for various brands and types of trucks, and compare it to the current California Air Resource Board (CARB) standards. The Hot Topics section also suggests ways that lift truck manufacturers, buyers and end-users can reduce the environmental impact of their operations.

To submit news, questions or information, please contact the editor of trucktruth.com by phone at 919-945-0533 or by e-mail at editor@trucktruth.com .

Trucktruth.com is sponsored by Hyster Company.

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About trucktruth.com

Trucktruth.com integrates the latest lift truck news, tips, and in-depth comparison data to help visitors make informed purchasing decisions and learn about lift truck safety, operation and maintenance. Featuring articles, white papers and extensive data, trucktruth.com provides a single-source reference for anyone looking to optimize their lift truck investment.