Aerial Lifts/Fork Lifts

Aerial Lifts/Fork Lifts

Forklifts, Aerial Lifts, and Aerial Work Platforms all require specialized training. Safely operating these types of equipment requires inspections, preparation, anticipations and careful attention in order to maintain control of these vehicles at all times.

The hazards associated with Forklifts, Aerial Lifts, and Aerial Work Platforms include tip overs, falls, collisions, and electrocution hazards. The Aerial Lifts/Fork Lifts program identifies and establishes the core principles of safe machine operations.

Department Contact

Christopher Rowell
Associate Director of Occupational Safety
617.496.8894

Did You Know?

Make sure all machine safe guards are in place at all times so that moving parts are not a danger to you and other workers nearby. If machine safety guards are removed due to maintenance ensure that LOTO protocols are closely followed.