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10 Forklift Safety Rules

Wear your seat belt on sit-down rider forkliftsNo horseplay or misuse of forkliftsSound horn at blind corners and intersectionsNo ridersChock truck and trailer wheels before enteringDo not raise or lower…

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Forklift Operator Age Requirements

FORKLIFT OPERATOR AGE REQUIREMENTSThe purpose of this article is to inform employers that youth employment regulations (29CFR570) promulgated under the Fair Labor Standards Act, prohibits most employees under the age of 18…

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Employer Confusion

EMPLOYER CONFUSION Most employers throughout the U.S. are demanding previous forklift operator training or certification from individuals making application for employment who want to be forklift operators. The OSHA Federal…

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Enforcement of the Use of Seat Belts

ENFORCEMENT OF THE USE OF SEAT BELTS ON POWERED INDUSTRIAL TRUCKS APPENDIX B Enforcement of the Use of Seat Belts on Powered Industrial Trucks in General Industry October 9, 1996 MEMORANDUM…

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