The program uses a combination of warehouse footage and informative graphics to explain the basic types and
The program uses a combination of warehouse footage and informative graphics to explain the basic types and principles of counterbalanced forklift trucks. The seven different classes of powered industrial vehicles are mentioned as well as the differences between the operation of a forklift truck and an automobile. Issues concerning the stability triangle and load balance are addressed using 3D graphics and animation. Safety issues concerning battery and LPG power sources are addressed and a variety of inspection and operational procedures are explained including: pre-start safety checks, recharging and refueling hazards, dock safety, safe driving techniques, and working around other employees.
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