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Clark Outdoor Forklifts

Clark Outdoor Forklifts

In the distribution of goods business, forklifts play a really important role. They are capable of efficiently moving product through the distribution process. Then again, they should be used safely. Incorrect use of forklifts can result in injury to workers, damage to products, and serious accidents which could lead to death.

Safety
Forklifts are fairly safe so long as they are utilized correctly. Tens of thousands of individuals are seriously injured in forklifts accidents every year. Dozens are killed in workplace accidents involving forklifts. The tragedy is that most of these accidents are preventable with attention to safety and correct training.

Kinds of Machines
Forklift operators should be trained on the specific type of forklift they would be using on the job. A common kind utilized within warehouse and distribution centers is the sit-down model. Other kinds of forklifts usually utilized within industry include narrow aisle trucks, operator up units and rough terrain units.

Operator Requirements
A forklift operator certification which includes both practical evaluations and classroom study is required by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration or OSHA. The three-year certification is not transferable; if switching employers, operators should become recertified.

Load Capacities
1,800 kilograms to 2,200 kilograms is the load capacity of a standard forklift. Higher load capacities up to and over 9,000 kilograms are available in some units. A forklift's load capacity depends on the unit and its attachments and options.

History
Clark and Yale, the top companies in the global forklift industry,were the first to develop forklifts. Ever since the forklift was developed in the 1920s, it has undergone a lot of technological advances, particularly leading to enhancements in operator safety and the efficient and safe movement of product.

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