Peter Harvey MBE, Chief Executive, FLTA

WLN – What’s the most exciting thing about your job?

The variety, no day is the same and there are opportunities to improve the standing of the Association and what benefit we can offer the membership

WLN – Who’s inspired you most in your career?

Too many people to be specific!!

WLN – If you were an item in a warehouse, what would you be?

A light bulb on the ceiling.

WLN – If you had your career all over again, what would you do different?

Not a lot!

WLN – What’s the most embarrassing thing that’s ever happened to you at work?

Being locked out of a hotel room starkers.

WLN –Who or what makes you laugh?

Good impersonations.

WLN – Do you have any hidden talents?


WLN – Who would be your favourite party guest?

My granddaughters.

WLN –What is the greatest luxury in your life?

Flying Upper Class.

WLN –What is your favourite guilty pleasure?

Islay whisky.

WLN – Do you have any secret ambitions?

Not secret ones.

WLN –What’s your dream holiday destination?


WLN –What are your three favourite movies of all time?

Casablanca, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Zulu.

WLN –What is your favourite book of all time?

Peter Rabbit.

WLN –What’s your favourite pastime?

Growing vegetables.

WLN – If you won the Lottery, what would you do?

Not a lot, more shooting.


Formed in 1972, the Fork Lift Truck Association is the most representative body of its kind in Europe.

It exists to maintain and raise standards in the materials handling industry. In doing so, it helps in protecting the interests of consumers as well as enhancing both safety and productivity in the workplace.

Because FLTA members have access to the latest Health and Safety information and meet a stringent Code of Practice, they operate to a higher standard… which is reflected in a better service – and peace of mind – for their customers.

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