Using hooklifts – bin design and maintenance

How to reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of using hooklifts.
Last updated

May 2008

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2 pages

What it contains

Hooklifts on the rear of vehicles can be used to load, unload and tip containers or waste bins. Workers can be seriously injured or killed if hooklifts are used for other tasks. This document outlines how to manage health and safety risks when using hooklifts.