Telehandler

  • Equipment

COURSE OBJECTIVES
On completion of this course you will:

Show knowledge of the legislation and standards
Demonstrate proficiency in locating, identifying and describing functions of components of a lift truck
Perform a pre-use inspection on a lift truck
Show proficiency in safely operating a lift truck

2. OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OH&S) ACT
a.Obligations of Employers, Workers, etc. 2(1)-(5)
b.Serious Injuries and accidents 18(1)-(2)
c.Existence of Imminent Danger 35(1)-(2)

3. OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OH&S) REGULATION
a.Equipment 12(1)
b.General protection of workers 13(1)-(4)
c.Duties of workers 14(1)-(2)
d.Safety training 15(1)(2)(4)(5)

4. OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OH&S) CODE

a. PART 2- Hazard Assessment, Elimination and Control
i. Hazard Assessment 7
ii. Worker participation 8
iii. Hazard elimination and control 9

b. PART 6 - Cranes, Hoists and Lifting Devices
i. Rated load capacity 62(1)
ii. Operator requirements 64

c.PART 12 – General Safety Precautions
i. Signallers 191

d. PART 19 - Powered Mobile Equipment
i. Operator responsibilities 256 (3)
ii. Visual Inspection 257
iii. Dangerous movement 258
iv. Inspection and maintenance 260(1)-(3)(5)
v. Unattended equipment 263
vi. Falling objects protective structures 272(1)
i. Worker transportation 275(1)
ii. Riding on loads 276
iii. Load chart 283
iv. Seat belt 284

b.PART 23 – Scaffolds and Temporary Work Platforms
i. Fork-mounted work platforms 349

5. OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OH&S)– FORKLIFT HEALTH &
SAFETY BEST PRACTICES GUIDELINE

6. STANDARDS
a.Canadian Standards Association (CSA)
b.American National Standards Institute (ANSI)