If you use a special attachment on your forklift – like a carpet pole, boom, clamp, etc. – remember you need to be trained to use this and that the capacity and stability of your forklift is reduced. You should consult the manufacturers of the forklift and the attachment.
Forklift safety comes down to training and supervision. You can’t expect an untrained operator to drive safely, and even after professional training operators need to be supervised on an ongoing basis. Employers are responsible for ensuring operators have the right training.Read more
2018 again saw too many forklift accidents, from tip-overs to collisions with pedestrians and damaged products or racking throughout BC. The best way employers can minimize accidents is to make sure operators have been properly trained. Don’t become a statistic in 2019, get professional on-site training.Read more