Workers must ensure that:
pre-operational check of their equipment is performed prior to moving any
required to equipment are reported immediately and any equipment that is unsafe
is not used.
and qualified personnel will operate equipment.
of forklift or other lifting equipment is not exceeded.
be taken when tilting loads. Tilting forward with forks elevated shall be
prohibited except when picking up a load. Tilting elevated loads forward shall
be prohibited, except where the load is to be deposited on a storage rack or
precautions be taken in the securing and handling of loads by forklifts equipped
with special attachments and during the operation of these trucks after loads
have been removed.