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This section contains news items related to forklift training and health and safety matters. The latest items added can be found on this page and there are links to archived news items on the left. Latest entries are at the top of the page.
February 6th 2019. The British Industrial Truck Association has published a Guidance Note for all users and potential users of lithium-ion traction batteries. Read More
January 23rd 2019. Entries for the 2019 forklift operator of the year competition are now open. Read More and Enter here.
January 17th 2019. RTITB warns that frequent workplace accidents, injuries, and fatalities take place because employers don't check agency staff's qualifications and training when working in lift truck operations. Read More
January 7th 2019. Emission standards for diesel and LP Gas forklift trucks are about to get a lot stricter due to EU stage V regulations. Read MoreDisclaimer. The legislative information contained on this web site is my interpretation of the law based on many years in the health and safety business. A definitive interpretation can only be given by the courts. I will therefore not be held responsible for any accident/incident/prosecution arising as a consequence of anyone using any information obtained from this web site.