Yes, they do. Powered pallet trucks are classified as a Class 3 forklift and, like all mobile equipment, operator training is required. This training should include providing operators with both theory and practical training. They might look simple to use but accidents with this equipment are very common. These range from minor injuries to feet and ankles to major accidents involving serious injuries. Most common causes? Lack of operator training and speed. Ask us for a training quote.
Research shows that it takes the average person 66 days to pick up a new habit and 254 days for a complex habit. What this means for forklift training is that often we have to get rid of bad habits that have been picked up over the years, or never corrected. Recertification programs re-emphasise some […]Read more