Forklift Safety Unit 6a

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Forklift Safety Unit 6a

You must complete Unit 6A (Forklift Safety) with a score of 90% or higher before continuing to Unit 6B (Stair Tower Safety).


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Prior to initial start-up, the following items must be checked (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      Brake Fluid Level

    • B. 

      Coolant Level

    • C. 

      Engine Oil

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 2. 
    In the event of an overturning forklift, the operator shall:
    • A. 

      Jump out of the cab quickly to avoid injury.

    • B. 

      Visually verify that their seatbelt is securely fastened.

    • C. 

      Remain in the cab and lean in the direction of the overturn to promote relaxation.

    • D. 

      Remain in the cab and lean in the opposite direction of the overturn.

  • 3. 
    If more than one operator will use the forklift during one shift, only the first operator needs to perform and document the inspection.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The signal that the operator may take from anyone is the signal to:
    • A. 

      Turn of the machine.

    • B. 

      Stop

    • C. 

      Raise the load.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 5. 
    Tip-overs are the most common cause of forklift fatalities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Choose the correct operating rules (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      May not leave the cab until the fork attachment is firmly on the ground.

    • B. 

      Shall not engage in any practice that can divert attention while operating the forklift.

    • C. 

      Shall not hoist, lower, or travel while anyone is on the load or forks.

    • D. 

      Shall not position any load over personnel.

    • E. 

      May use a cell phone.

  • 7. 
    An operator may continue to run equipment if he/she does not have their designated forklift operator card in possession. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which of the following shall be clearly posted on the forklift?
    • A. 

      Rated load capacities.

    • B. 

      Boom angle indicators.

    • C. 

      A list of designated operators placard.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 9. 
    A forklift operator may leave the fork attachment suspended after shift if insufficient room is available to lower the attachment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Is the forklift maneuver depicted in the picture compliant with Kiewit/OSHA policies?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Only on Saturdays