What is a Forklift Daily Log?
A Forklift Daily Log is a short list of pre-operational visual and physical checks to be done before a Forklift is used for normal activities during the workday.
What is the purpose of a Forklift Daily Log?
A Forklift Daily Log helps ensure the safety of the forklift, operator, and everyone around them. Heavy equipment such as a forklift have the potential to cause accidents, injury, or even death if not maintained correctly and kept in a serviceable condition.
Why do I need a Forklift Daily Log?
A Forklift Daily Log is a simple way to help prevent accidents and to ensure the safe operation of heavy equipment within your workplace.
How do I use a Forklift Daily Log?
To make use of this log:
- Print and keep copies of the checklist in a location that is accessible to workers who will be operating Forklifts.
- Have those that operate the forklifts comply by filling out a Forklift Daily Log before the Forklift gets used for the first time each day.
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The following provides a listing of sample templates, documents, articles and other resources to help you in carrying out your duties and managing your worksite. It is expected that the documents will be amended to suit the styles, needs and circumstances of the individual, or company, involved. These resources are not intended to replace an individual’s, or a company’s, professional and skillful judgement. Each template, document and article and other resource should be assessed within the context of the individual’s, or company’s own day-to-day operation. Individuals and companies must exercise proper judgment respecting the correctness and applicability of the material. Hard Hat Hunter accepts no responsibility for any errors or omissions, and expressly disclaims any such responsibility.