OSHA’s Temporary Worker Initiative Bulletin Series: Providing Powered Industrial Truck Training

February 09, 2017
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Highlights

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued recommended practices for temporary workers and issued bulletins on such topics as hazard communication, bloodborne pathogens, and powered industrial truck training.

This webinar will review “TWI Bulletin No. 7: Powered Industrial Truck Training,” which is intended to ensure that temporary workers receive training on the use of powered industrial trucks. Find out what OSHA’s standards on using powered industrial truck and how staffing firms and host employers, as co-employers, can provide temporary workers with proper training.

During this webinar, attendees will learn:

  • What temporary employees need to know about powered industrial trucks
  • What the training requirements are for powered industrial truck operation
  • What the staffing firm’s and host employer’s responsibilities are
  • How OSHA can help employers ensure the safety of their workers

Presenter

Rudy Fiers, occupational safety and health specialist office, OSHA