First published in Forkliftaction.com News: Safety First column.
Nick Welch is Senior Technical Development Executive for RTITB, the largest forklift training accrediting body in the UK and Ireland, recognised by the HSE, HSA and HSENI.
Although specific training is required for reach truck operators, in some operations, the particular risks and challenges of reach trucks may be misunderstood and overlooked. Often operators and supervisors assume that they’re the same or similar.
Here are seven essential reach truck training considerations for employers.
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