Fall restraints on order-picking forklifts: A health and safety solution

How to prevent injuries using fall restraints on order-picking forklifts, also known as order pickers.

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Published: 01 Jan 2011
 
File type: PDF
 
File size: 202.24 kB
 
Length: 2 pages
 
Reading level: Easy

What it contains

Without the right equipment, workers on order pickers risk falling when they leave the forklift’s cabin. This health and safety solution advises how to reduce or eliminate the risk of falls by:

  • having operators wear harnesses and lanyards
  • using fully enclosed platforms
  • managing the way operators access racks
  • ensuring all operators have an order picker licence