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Poor visibility on slopes for forklift operator
As mentioned earlier it is imperative to keep a load pointing up the slope to prevent the forklift truck from turning over. If a large load is being carried which obstructs the operator's view then the only answer to this problem is to use a banksman for guidance whilst negotiating the slope.