Powered Industrial Truck accidents cause approximately
110 fatalities and 36,340 serious injuries in general
industry and construction annually.
The powered industrial truck operator training requirements
are performance-oriented to permit employers to tailor
a training program to the characteristics of their
workplaces and the particular types of powered industrial
The employer shall ensure that each powered industrial
truck operator is capable to operate a powered industrial
truck safely, as demonstrated by successful completion
of the training and evaluation specified in the OSHA
An evaluation of each powered industrial truck operator’s
performance must be conducted:
After initial training, after refresher training,
and at least once every three years.
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