Safety must be job number one when it comes to operating a forklift. Forklift safety starts with training, and this video highlights the most important facts and practices for operators to keep in mind.
Although forklifts differ by manufacturer, these training lessons demonstrates safety based on the similarities between all forklifts.
The proper way to inspect a forklift is shown, focusing on leaks and other pre-operation inspections. These lessons also model the proper way to enter and exit a forklift, taking into consideration different work environments. When operating a forklift, the person in the driver’s seat or standing area must understand how to move material, and so this training highlights that as well.
This training is a must for anyone who works closely with any kind of forklift, or those wishing to learn more about proper forklift safety. A short quiz follows the training to ensure the viewer has understood all key concepts.