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Forklift Pre-Operational Inspections

This checklist provides pre-operational and operational checks you can do before and after starting the forklift; that will only take a few minutes to ensure your safety, the safety of the people around you and the safety of your forklift.
MaintainX
07/21/2022

Forklift Pre-Operational Inspections

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This checklist provides pre-operational and operational checks you can do before and after starting the forklift; that will only take a few minutes to ensure your safety, the safety of the people around you and the safety of your forklift.
  • Pre-operational checks should be done through physical and visual checks.

  • The inspector/operator should first go around the forklift and perform a visual inspection, looking for any of the following:

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