Powered pallet trucks are dangerous

It is amazing how many employers and operators do not seem to know that powered pallet trucks are classified as a Class 3 forklift and do require training. Why? They are powered and they are dangerous. The most common accidents with this type of mobile equipment involve somebody being struck by the truck or an operator injuring lower extremities. This includes walkies and walkie rider styles.

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