For those near to where a forklift runs on non-marking tires, the potential for static shocks – up to 50,000 volts – is an ever-present hazard. Static electricity generated in non-marking tires is stored rather than dissipated, creating safety hazards such as operator injuries, fires, power outages and circuit damages. Watch the light hearted video to see how Camso’s Solideal non-marking anti-static tire the PON 775 NMAS is addressing the very real danger.
James joined the Industrial Vehicle Technology International team in 2017. Previously he was Assistant Editor on an engineering title for several years and has worked for various other trade magazines before that. James is happily married and has a young daughter who keeps him busy.