MATERIALS HANDLING EQUIPMENT SAFETY

  • Always read the instruction manual carefully before operation.
  • Do not overload beyond your unit’s rated capacity.
  • Always secure your load.
  • Where appropriate, always wear safety shoes and gloves.
  • Your product may be fitted with safety devices, brakes or other features. Please check your individual manual properly and identify these features and how they operate.
  • Do not attempt to repair any materials handling equipment unless you are authorised and trained to do so.
  • Check daily; operation of unit braking system and wheels.
  • Check monthly; level of fluids where applicable.