Operating a Forklift
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR 1910
Powered Industrial Trucks eTool, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
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Focus on 4 Forklift Hazards, Environmental Health and Safety Daily Advisor, September 25, 2012
Describe what a forklift is and how it is used.
Explain how to operate a forklift.
Describe the hazards most commonly associated with forklifts.
List the training requirements to operate a forklift.
Learners will demonstrate awareness of safe forklift operation principles by identifying basic key features on the lift, recognizing the technical components of forklift operation, listing safe load handling and driving practices, stating general safety rules, and inspecting and maintaining lift equipment.