Forklift Safety Matters

Forklift Safety Matters

A comprehensive lift truck safety program can help reduce costs and boost employee performance.

Today's fast-turn, customer satisfaction-driven economy is putting more pressure than ever on distribution center employees to meet productivity goals. Tight order fulfillment deadlines and complicated picks, combined with throughput-based incentives, could cause operators to forgo safe operating procedures.

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), businesses spend about $170 billion per year on costs related to occupational injuries and illness

Register to view the full article

Sign up for a FREE membership to and receive access to this article along with exclusive material handling & logistics reports and other content.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.