Stability Triangle and Center of Gravity
Calculating Lift Capacity
Stability Factors and Guidelines
Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR 1910
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The Stability of Your Forklift, Toyota-Lift of Minnesota, April 19, 2012
Explain forklift stability using the
Explain how to calculate whether a forklift has the capacity to lift a given load
List key guidelines for maintaining a forklift's stability.
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.