Stand Up Narrow Aisle Forklift

Do You Need a Driver’s License to Drive a Forklift?

As experts in forklift training, Fast Line Safety Training often gets the question of whether a driver’s license is required to operate a forklift. The straightforward answer is no, a traditional driver’s license is not required to operate a forklift. However, OSHA compliant forklift certification is mandatory to operate a forklift. Understanding Forklift Certification OSHA […]

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7 Main Causes of Forklift Injuries

Forklifts are indispensable in various industries, aiding in the transportation and handling of materials. However, their operation comes with significant risks, leading to numerous injuries and, in severe cases, fatalities each year. Understanding the main causes of forklift injuries is crucial for creating safer work environments and reducing accidents. Main Causes of Forklift Injuries 1. […]

Pre-Use Scissor Lift Inspection

Pre-Use Scissor Lift Inspection Form

Safety is paramount when operating heavy machinery, especially when it comes to scissor lifts. These versatile machines are a staple in many construction sites, but like all equipment, they require regular checks to ensure they’re in optimal working condition. This is where the importance of a scissor lift daily inspection checklist comes into play. Before […]

Scissor and Boom Lift Training

Elevating Safety Standards: The Essentials of Scissor and Boom Lift Operation and Certification

Scissor and boom lifts, also known as Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs), are indispensable tools in industries such as construction, maintenance, and warehousing. These machines allow workers to safely reach heights that would otherwise be inaccessible, making tasks like building construction, window cleaning, and tree trimming safer and more efficient. However, operating these machines requires […]