World-leading forklift safety solutions

Material handling accessories for the UK forklift aftermarket

We’re extremely proud to represent and support a range of innovative and integrated forklift safety solutions for some of the world’s leading manufacturers of material handling accessories.

Our trusted technology partners include Meijer Handling Solutions, Orlarco Products B.V, Ravas Mobile Weighing, Seen Safety and The Collective Intelligence Group. Our relationships with some suppliers extend over 30 years.

To discover how we can help you to improve forklift safety, productivity, and efficiency, contact our sales team on

Safety Standards

Raising standards
in forklift safety and accident prevention

It is widely recognised that the forklift truck is one of the most dangerous forms of workplace transport in the UK.

In recognition of this, Abbey is dedicated to preventing accidents, changing behaviours, and raising industry standards. Our fully supported forklift safety solutions are trusted by leading manufacturers and dealers across the UK.

According to the UK Health and Safety Executive (2023) , every year, IRO 50 deaths and 5000 injuries are caused by workplace transport.

leading the way in forklift safety solutions

Innovation and Product Developement

Leading the way
in next generation innovation

Abbey’s technical team combines extensive industry knowledge and technical expertise with customers’ first-hand experiences to develop next-generation solutions for improved safety, efficiency, and productivity, including improving the utilisation of existing equipment.

We work collaboratively to trial solutions and measure outputs, resulting in industry-leading products and services with purpose.

A friendly, independently run family business that reacts quickly to our requirements.

Director, Windsor Materials Handling

They support our customer as if it was their customer too. You know a job is going to get done, and that’s worth its weight in gold.

Sales Operations Manager, Toyota Material Handling UK Ltd

Abbey’s field service support is a key differentiator for us. Who else do you call for service support for attachments?

Depot Director, Linde Material Handling (UK)

Their response time and the quality of their kit is excellent, and they are professional, friendly, helpful, and reliable. A great supplier!

Head of Short-Term Rental, Northern Region, Briggs Equipment

Abbey is 100% reliable. I never worry they won’t do what we ask.

National Sales Manager, Crown Lift Trucks

Abbey is a lovely, friendly, couldn’t make you more welcome kind of company.

Northern Sales Director, Carrylift Group