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Document ID (ISN)77372
CIS number 01-1384
ISBN(s) 84-95366-06-1
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Safety manual aimed at fork-lift truck drivers
Original title Manual de seguridad para conductores de carretillas elevadoras [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information IBERMUTUAMUR, Ramírez de Arellano 27, 28403 Madrid, Spain, 2nd ed., July 2000. 151p. Illus. 6 ref.
Abstract Manual on the safe driving of forklift trucks covering the following areas: general considerations and glossary; legislation; constituent parts of forklift trucks; various types of forklift trucks and selection criteria; stability; protective systems; layout of areas where forklift trucks are used (dimensions, lighting, signalling); psychophysical aptitudes required for forklift truck drivers (vision, angle of vision, ability to distinguish colours, hearing, absence of heart aliments, psychomotor ability); forklift truck driving and operating rules; safety inspections and preventive maintenance; hazards related to driving forklift trucks and preventive measures.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; training material; fork-lift trucks; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) safety devices; lifting of loads; legal aspects; workplace design; glossary; perceptual-motor performance; training manuals; preventive maintenance; stability
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) OSH training