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When you are looking into rent second hand fork trucks in and around Kent you might like to be aware that the proprietor of a waste firm was fined £20,000 and ordered to pay costs of over £6,000 following an incident when one of his employees died after the lift truck he was driving fell from a weighbridge and toppled on top of him causing fatal head injuries. It was found that the lift truck had no seatbelt and no railings had been provided.

Whilst investigating rent second hand fork trucks in and around Kent you should ensure that training programmes also cover the reporting mechanisms for any incidents.

Whilst you are looking for rent second hand fork trucks in and around Kent you might like to be aware that a lift truck driver working at a sawmill was fined £1,750 after an incident in which he was driving a lift truck with a stack of 12 modular sheds. The sheds obscured the drivers vision and as a result he hit a fellow employee with the load causing a fractured pelvis, cuts and bruises. It is important that individuals are aware that they, as well as their employer, have duties under the law to take reasonable care of the health and safety of others who may be affected by their acts or omissions at work. In this case the employer had employed an in-house lift truck trainer and the driver had received regular refresher training and re-testing and as a result it was the employee not the employer that was fined for this incident.



Whilst looking into rent second hand fork trucks in and around Kent it is worth knowing that basic training is best carried out “off the job” where drivers or operators can find the limits of their skills and handle common hazards in a safe environment.

If you are looking for rent second hand fork trucks in and around Kent remember that safety can be enhanced by having a wheel indicator feature showing the position of the wheels at a glance for safe operation

Whilst you are looking for rent second hand fork trucks in and around Kent you might like to be aware that an employee was injured when the lift truck he was operating fell down a gap between a refrigerated trailer and a loading platform. This was one of two lift truck incidents that led to the business being fined £25,000 and ordered to pay over £8,000 in costs.
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