Be Active in Accident Prevention!
Pedestrian safety is not an issue to be overlooked.Close to 20 percent of all forklift accidents involve a pedestrian being struck by the forklift. Accidents between pedestrians and forklifts rarely occur, but when they do, the injuries are almost always serious.
Lift trucks operators must always look out for pedestrians entering their work area and drive their forklift carefully at all times. Pedestrians have a responsibility too, when it comes to avoiding putting yourself at risk of being struck by a forklift.
Pedestrian training should cover the basic hazards related to forklifts, and the rules that need to be followed. It might be well worth your while to explore this class Pedestrians and Forklifts Awareness Course, it will help reduce Accidents and save lives.