4 Common Forklift Rental Questions

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Rental ForkliftsQ: Why would I need to rent a forklift?

A: Most customers need a forklift rental when they have unexpected demand, for specialty projects (larger loads, unique product, etc.) or when their forklift is down for maintenance.

Q: What do I need to do when renting a forklift?

A: Typically, you will need to fill out a credit application and show proof of a one million dollar liability insurance policy.

Q: Am I responsible if the rental forklift breaks down?

A: Not when renting from a Toyota forklift dealer. Toyota takes care of all general forklift maintenance. You are only responsible for variable maintenance costs including fuel and the cost of any special attachments.

Q: Will I have to pay for any damages incurred?

A: Yes. The most common damage to rental forklifts are broken lights, torn seats and cut tires.


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