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Choosing the best suited product can:

Help to avoid lifting injuries

Require less manual labour

Free ‘lifting advice’ available

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Speed up production

We offer free advice for

Recycling planning

Waste movement

Workplace cleaning methods

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Best methods • Best cost & time solutions • Best results

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Manage staff and visitors safely by creating

• safe spaces for walkways

• shielding from machinery

• protection from moving vehicles

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Create safe sales counters

Easily mark out areas to keep people safe


Sneeze screens for office safety

Test people at building entrances

Disposable face masks for personal protection

Virus Protection Screens | Virus Personnel Protection | Virus Queue Control | Virus Cleansing Products


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For all makes of pallet trucks, lifting equipment, stackers, mobile safety steps and trolleys

Extends life of equipment!

On-site or return to base repairs!

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Different types of goods

require different types of handling

That's why we have

over 1000 to choose from!



toolsRepairs and Servicing

We operate throughout most of the UK. All makes of materials handling equipment including pallet trucks, lifting equipment, steps, loading bay and warehouse equipment. Short and long term contracts available.

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tools Fabrication Work

High quality work in mild steel, aluminium and stainless steel. MIG, TIG and ARC welding. CNC facility for machining, turning and milling. In-house spray booth for all types of finishing. Free on-site visits to discuss your requirements.

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information hubThe Information Hub

The place to find a continually updated, valuable resource of information and advice for the workplace. Plus helpful product information videos and details of previous projects undertaken by Action Handling.

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Latest news and updates from The Information Hub
Avoid unnecessary equipment failures and stay on the right side of the law

Avoid unnecessary equipment failures and stay on the right side of the law

Sometimes we are just all so busy that we overlook the simple things in business. Maintenance and servicing of equipment is an area that is often overlooked, yet with a little help from your friends at Action Handling Equipment this can be a scheduled event that you do not have...

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Newsletter October 2021

Newsletter October 2021

A monthly newsletter from Action Handling. This month we cover: creating a home for supervisors, planning ahead to beat materials shortages, bringing back imperial measurements and sponsoring local sport. Sign-up on our home page to receive it straight to your in box.

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Where’s a supervisor when you need one?

Where’s a supervisor when you need one?

One of our regular customers recently conducted a survey poll of their own staff and found out that their workforce reported a difficulty in contacting the company’s supervisors throughout their national depots. It was felt that supervisors were not visible enough and often seemed to have no designated point of...

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Some of our customers


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Providing top quality material handling equipment since 1970, we offer a huge range of products to many industries, including factories, warehouses, hospitals, offices, retailers, distribution centres and many more, across the private and public sector.

As a family business spanning several generations, our priorities have always been to deliver a reliable and competitive range of products, whilst maintaining exceptional standards of customer service and care. For this reason, we don’t simply sell a range of ‘off-the- shelf’ products, we also design and manufacture our own bespoke solutions for those who require something unique to their situation or environment. An Action Handling customer doesn’t stop being a customer when the products have been delivered; we run a servicing and repairs service to help ensure that your materials handling equipment continues to operate as it should, throughout its lifetime.

We sell over 12,000 products for a huge range of applications and working environments. We pride ourselves on our ability to produce tailor-made solutions to solve our customers’ problems and meet even the most challenging of requirements. We also offer site visits when required, so we can assess and discuss your needs fully. Browse our range of materials handling products, view our online catalogue or contact us for expert assistance.

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