Innovations Bright Ideas delivering solid benefits Innovation has been at the heart of the Hyster® brand for over 80 years. Each year, dollars are re-invested in research and development to ensure Hyster® products remain top in their class and deliver a low cost of operation, high performance and dependability. Here are just a few of the most recent innovations featured on Hyster products. Driver CareInnovation has been at the heart of the Hyster® brand for over 80 years.Safety and TrainingSafety is freedom from unacceptable risk of physical injury or damage to the health of people due to damage of property or the environment. Safety is lived out through a combination of functional safety, operator training, and proper equipment maintenance.Did you know about National Forklift Safety Day?Pioneering TechnologyTire saving axle design, telemetry, emissions, and alternative fuel sources.