Every year there are fatalities and serious injuries involving forklift trucks which could have been prevented if properly trained staff had followed safe systems of work.
To support the sector, UKMHA will focus on operator training and supervision as the theme for this year’s National Forklift Safety Day on 14th June
To celebrate National Forklift Safety Day, industry experts in operator training, safety and wellbeing will be sharing unique insights, practical tips and invaluable advice at our Safety Convention held at the Heart of England Conference Centre in Coventry
Download the free ebook
The UKMHA's 12-page ebook is packed with essential guidance on training for operators, managers and engineers, including legal requirements and highlights from the Approved Code of Practice.
The e-book is part of a free media pack which also contains posters, email banners and more, to help you and your business get involved with National Forklift Safety Day and promote operator safety. Download your free copy today.
UKMHA also promote The Archies honours which are the best and brightest in the industry, and with more award categories than ever before, you’re sure to find one to celebrate your products, services and people.
For example has your business taken important steps to improve safety on site? Or have you launched a new product or service that contributes to safer operations across the industry?
Or maybe you have an apprentice whose achievements should be celebrated? Our apprentice of the year is open to all employers and appropriate representatives from colleges.
Check out their website for the full list of award categories: www.fork-truck.org.uk/the-archies-nominations-now-open
The Archies will be held at the Birmingham Metropole on Saturday 15th October 2022 where winners will receive awards during a glittering ceremony followed by dinner and dancing.