According to statistics in North America, mobile equipment-pedestrian interface is a high risk activity. When not properly managed, it puts people at risk. US Studies (2007 to 2015) have found someone dies in a forklift-related incident every three to four days.
MAG, with additional input and support from Canfor, has developed a set of tools to benefit all workplaces where mobile equipment-pedestrian interface with worksplaces. These tools and documents may be used and tailored by any company to best meet their specific operational safety needs.
Available Resource Materials:
- Audit document – use to do a risk assessment of your own operations
- Forklift Operator training requirements
- Forklift safety posters
- Safety meeting crew talk