Handling and Stability Characteristics
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A forklift is much heavier than a similar sized automobile and handles much differently. Due to their heavy weight, a lift truck requires additional stopping distance, and as an operator you must understand the unique handling characteristics of the powered industrial truck you plan to operate.
Topics include the unique handling characteristics of forklifts, how weight/loads affect the stability of the forklift, how to operate a forklift with a load, and traveling tips to ensure safe forklift operation.