“We’re On a Mission” To Make Sure That Your Company Is OSHA Certified

At Medley Equipment Company “We’re On a Mission” to make sure that you, and your employees are OSHA certified to properly operate your equipment safely and effectively.

How Operator Training Benefits You?

  • Reduce Equipment Downtime
  • Limit Lost Time Injuries
  • Improve Driver Efficiency
  • Minimize Product Damage
  • Improve Your Company’s Bottom Line
  • Reduce Accidents

What’s Involved?

  • Training begins in the classroom, where our certified instructors accompanied by a few short videos will teach enrollees on basic equipment operation and OSHA regulations.
  • Following the classroom instruction, a written test will be given to insure all enrollees have a basic understanding of the material.
  • Finally, enrollees will be required to demonstrate basic operation procedures of the equipment they are training to be certified to use in your facility.

10 Simple Tips for Operating a Forklift Safely

Operators Must Be Qualified – Make sure to get certified before operating equipment.

Examine Equipment Before Use – Get to know your equipment, parts, use and do a routine check before starting the engine.

Consider the Surrounding Environment – Always pay attention of your surroundings; follow the sites rules and guidelines.

Operate at A Safe Speed – Always follow the equipment speed limit and take turns slowly.

Avoid Hazards – Keep out of areas with bumps, uneven surface and loose objects on the ground.

Ensure your Load is Stable and Secure – Before moving to point A-to-B check your load if its stable and secure, and make sure that they are stocked properly and not overloaded.

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Keep Clear of the Mast – Make sure to warn people to not stand or walk under the load or forklift machinery.

Fueling the Equipment – Make sure you are at the designated and a place that is well-ventilated, and turn off forklift when fueling.

End of the Day Shift – Park the equipment in the designated with fully lowered forks and apply park brake and turn equipment off.

Wear Appropriate Clothing – Wear appropriate safety work wear provided by your company.

Medley Equipment Company is your Material Handling Specialists since 1941. We are confident as a leader in our industry and plan to keep our customers and future clients satisfied. Let us take care of your training needs. Please text/chat, complete the form or visit one of our locations in Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Amarillo, El Paso, Lubbock, Midland-Odessa, Texas, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Columbia, Joplin, Springfield, Missouri, Little Rock, Fort Smith and Springdale, Arkansas. We are your local material handling expert with new and used forklift sales, forklift-equipment rentals, full-service and parts dealership.

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