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ukmha safety drive 2021. Week 2 - training

forklift trainingSafety is an essential part of any operation and we are committed to sharing the latest innovations and good practice advice through our latest campaign – UKMHA Safety Drive 2021. This week we focus on training and the vital role it plays in keeping your operation and staff safe.

Operator Training

Employers have a legal duty to ensure that operators of materials handling equipment have received adequate training.

There is no such thing as a forklift licence, so before authorising any employee to operate a truck, the employer must ensure proper training has been completed to guarantee competency.

Competence requires:

Disclaimer. The legislative information contained on this web site is my interpretation of the law based on many years in the health and safety business. A definitive interpretation can only be given by the courts. I will therefore not be held responsible for any accident/incident/prosecution arising as a consequence of anyone using any information obtained from this web site.

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