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Powered Mobile Equipment Safety

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Cogbill Safety Tuesday April 27, 2021

Powered mobile equipment are used daily in industrial, construction and manufacturing workplaces. Any machine that is self-propelled or a combination of machines that handle materials or provide a work platform for workers is considered powered mobile equipment. Industrial workers use forklifts, scissor lifts, pallet jacks, aerial lifts, tractors, bulldozers, cranes and many more examples of powered mobile equipment constantly. Though used often, hazards that can result in injury or even death can occur if safety procedures are not followed. Such hazards include, but are not limited to:

To prevent such accidents, employers, as well as employers, should enforce and follow these general safety procedures and guidelines:

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