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On the back of the forklift is a counterbalance, that enables the lift truck to raise really heavy objects. The counterbalance gives balance so that the machine would not tip over while carrying and moving heavy cargo. Forklifts are rated based on their load capacity. A small forklift that can lift 1800 kilograms weighs about 4000 kilograms, which is the same as two full-size pickup trucks. The largest forklifts could have up to 36,000 kilograms of lifting capacity.

Considerations
In using a forklift, there are a lot of safety concerns. For example, travel in reverse when driving down a ramp. You should also haul a load in reverse if the load interferes with vision and is bulky. Operators must know how to safely mount the lift using the "three-point stance." This involves putting the right hand on the back of the seat, while holding the upright of the safety cage with the left hand and putting the left foot on the step. Never jump out of a lift truck even in a tip over. It is actually a lot safer to stay inside the confines of the lift. Any fall or slip on a forklift could result in serious injuries.

Potential
In a lot of businesses, the lift truck is considered an indispensable because they are required to rapidly lift and move goods, unload and load products safely and with little to no physical exertion. Pedestrian safety is a main consideration when working in public spaces. Operators should always give pedestrians the right-of-way. A forklift must never be driven on uneven grounds or on a highway. The driver should have a seat belt fastened at all times while driving.

Expert Insight
Forklifts will always be vital pieces of machine for businesses because forklifts are an important tool in any culture that makes and consumes mass-produced products. OSHA oversees compliance standards for businesses which use forklifts and provides protocols for licensing and certification. The forklift Rodeo is an entertainment event intended for operators and other employees that includes an obstacle course and other interesting spectacles.

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