Forklift Written Plan

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Forklift Written Plan Completed by: Oliver Rawls Completed Date: 09/29/2011 Forklift Operation Plan It's hard to imagine any tool more important to materials handling than the powered industrial truck-the forklift. Like many companies, Chromatic Technologies Inc relies on these versatile vehicles to load, unload, and move stock and other materials. This written Forklift Operation Program establishes guidelines to be followed whenever any of our employees work with powered industrial trucks at this company. The rules established are to be followed to: · Provide a safe working environment, · Govern operator use of powered industrial trucks, and · Ensure proper care and maintenance of powered industrial trucks. The procedures here establish uniform requirements designed to ensure that powered industrial truck safety training, operation, and maintenance practices are communicated to and understood by the affected employees. These requirements also are designed to ensure that procedures are in place to safeguard the health and safety of all employees. It is our intent to comply with the requirements of OSHA's 29 CFR 1910.176 and 1910.178. These regulations have detailed requirements for powered industrial truck operator training and for powered industrial truck operations. Administrative Duties Oliver Rawls, Production Manager/Safety Coordinator is our Forklift Operation Program Coordinator, acting as the representative of the plant manager, who has overall responsibility for the plan. Copies of this written program may be obtained from Supervisors desk by the production floor. Powered Industrial Trucks at Our Workplace Chromatic Technologies Inc. uses these powered industrial trucks as follows: Make and model:|Class and designation:|Quantity:|Purpose and location:| Crown 3000 series type E|class 3, EE|1|receiving, raw material storage| Mitsubishi
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