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Crossing sunken railway lines and similar objects
Obstacles such as the sunken railway sharp lines shown in the above slide of best crossed slowly and at an angle of 45°. The same argument also goes for similar obstructions such as rain gullies and the like. It should be noted that most forklift trucks will not safely negotiate a speed safety ramp,or “sleeping policeman” as the clearance at the bottom of the mast of the forklift is limited.