Changing the propane cylinder on your forklift

How to safely change the propane cylinder should be part of your forklift training program.

Some of the pitfalls include: not wearing the appropriate PPE, not securing the forklift from movement, using a damaged cylinder, incorrect positioning of the cylinder and dumbest of all, smoking.

The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety has some useful tips on safe handling of propane or LPG – Liquefied Petroleum Gas.