EX Series Video


Explosion Proof Series Video

Rico’s hazardous product division continues to be the leader in the manufacturing of Explosion Proof (EX) forklifts  in North America.  Our next generation of explosion Proof lift trucks set a new standard in confidence when dealing in potentially hazardous environments. All of our EX-rated lift trucks are built to the UL 583 specifications and are approved by Factory Mutual, a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).  Every EX rated Rico truck is approved and labeled to operate in the following hazardous areas:

  • Class 1, Division 1&2, Group D
  • Class 2, Division 1 &2, Group G

Our full EX-rated product line is available in various models and configurations. Simple maintenance, clear operator visibility, and outstanding parts and service support are always tied to our EX line of trucks.

  • Click here for our Hazardous Location Primer
  • Click here to see the NFPA 505 chart utilized by OSHA
  • Click here to see some basic construction techniques
  • Click here to see a list of our most frequently asked questions