The Forklifts and Material Handling Standard (8 CCR§3664) regulates forklifts and other industrial trucks and material handling activities due to the high significant hazard potential of these common operations.

The Forklift and Material Handling service includes:

  • Posting of forklift safety rules
  • Forklift operator training and certification
  • Development of daily inspection program
  • Determination of necessary forklift safety devices and equipment
  • Establish safety requirements for battery and gas service
  • Establish requirements for material handling safety