Forklift Safety Training for Worksites
Description of Modules
15 Feet Safety Rule
The 15-feet rule is a portion that is marked based on the high potential of a conflict or a collision between the forklift and the workman. This Virtual Reality experience trains a workman on the safe & unsafe ways of conduct when near a forklift.
Approach From Behind
In a 15-feet yard, it is entirely possible that both the workman and forklift operator could ignore each other’s presence, leading to a collision. This Virtual Reality training module seeks to train both the worker and forklift operator on taking essential steps to ensure safe work.
Moving Materials in Worksites
Movement of materials from one place to another must be done by taking all the necessary precautions. This Virtual Reality module trains the operator on the safe & unsafe ways to conduct work while driving to place materials in an area where workmen are engaged with work.
Distractions at Work
It is easy to be distracted at work, but it could also easily lead to fatalities. This Virtual Reality experience trains people to manage distractions like phone calls appropriately during work. Using both safe and unsafe scenarios, this experience helps people in understanding that safety matters first.
This Virtual Reality experience seeks to educate the forklift operator on maintaining compliance with essential safety provisions and to navigate safely through the slopes or ramps. Using both safe and unsafe scenarios, this experience helps people in understanding that safety matters first.
A forklift operator may not have an entire view of the stretch. This Virtual Reality experience trains the workman & operator in the safe & unsafe way of conduct when near a forklift that is approaching face-to-face.
Approaching the Operator
A forklift operator must be alerted before he could communicate with the workman so that unnecessary collisions can be avoided. This Virtual Reality experience trains the workman on the safe & unsafe ways of approaching a forklift to communicate with the operator, which includes providing the right signals/actions.
Loading Near Other Workers
Loading and unloading of materials must be done in a manner that doesn’t cause any injury to the co-workers. This Virtual Reality experience instructs workers on the safe & unsafe ways of conducting work while shifting loads, especially in the presence of other workers.
This Virtual Reality experience demonstrates the ways of driving a forklift through a warehouse and to lift, load, and travel with unload cargo. Using both safe and unsafe scenarios, this experience helps people in understanding that safety matters first.
Driving a forklift involves a different mechanism to that of automobiles. This Virtual Reality module seeks to familiarize forklift operators of the difference between automobile and forklift steering.