Forklift vs. Pedestrian
Forklifts and pedestrians are often in the same work environment and every precaution must be taken to prevent injury to all personnel who may be walking in the same area as the forklift. This safety topic pertains specifically to work environments where all pedestrians are employees, company contractors or are being escorted by a trained member of the staff. These safety tips provide clarification on what forklift operators and pedestrians can both do to ensure everyone's safety.
Long Version - 6 pages
Short Version - 2 pages
Quiz and Answer Sheet
Fast Version - 1 page
Forklift Safety Checklist
Forklift vs. Pedestrian, Industry
Blank Sign-in Sheet
Resources & References
Warehouse Safety Tips Video - Manage Pedestrian and Traffic Safety
OSHA Alert - Protect Workers Operating and Working Near Forklifts
Standards or Regulations
Weeklysafety.com exclusive safety meeting topic that provides safety tips and best practices to help workers recognize the hazards that may exist when forklifts are used in the same work environment that has foot traffic, and what forklift operators and pedestrians can both do to ensure the safety of all personnel.