Occupational Safety and Health Act, employers must comply with hazard-specific safety and health standards and regulations promulgated by OSHA or by a state with an OSHA-approved state plan. In addition, pursuant to Section 5(a)(1), the General Duty Clause of the Act, employers must provide their employees with a workplace free from recognized hazards likely to cause death or serious physical harm.
Such vehicles are not covered by the requirements of OSHA's Powered Industrial Truck standard, 29 CFR 1910.178.
- Prepare For Safe Operation
- Don’t get crushed by moving parts
- Prevent Rollover Accidents
- Other Operational Hazards
- Environmental Hazards
The evaluation will consist of the student demonstrating operational skills on the skid steer loader as well as the knowledge to preform spotter & hand signal to an operator.
The employer should provide their skid loader that their employees will be operating for the practical or rent a skid loader that would be site specific to your job tasks.
Must be 18yrs of age Expiration: 3yrs
Instructor to Student ratio – 1:15
Length: 4-6 Hrs. (Depends on practicals)
Cost will depend on class size