Pallet Jack Safety Tips

July 12, 2018



Be aware of your surroundings inside the running lines and out.

When you’re walking pallet jack, keep to the side (see below). When using the walking feature on the pallet jack, make sure it won't hit the back of your leg or foot.

When you’re around other powered equipment stay at least an arm’s length away or stay in the safe zone

(NOTE: EXAMPLE)

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Be aware of your surroundings! Severe injury can occur when a pallet jack runs into a person.

Use safe practices for equipment and Stop, Look, Assess, and Manage!

 

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Warehousing , Safety

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