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HEALTH AND SAFETY IN EMPLOYMENT ACT 1992
A
PPROVED
C
ODE
 
OF
P
RACTICE
 
FOR
TRAINING OPERATORS ANDINSTRUCTORS OF POWEREDINDUSTRIAL LIFT TRUCKS(FORKLIFTS)
L A B O U R
DEPARTMENT OFTE TARI MAHI
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY& HEALTH SERVICE
   I  S  S   U   E   D   A    N   D   A    P   P   R   O   V   E   D   B   Y    T   H   E    M   I   N   I  S   T   E   R   O   F    L  A    B  O   U   R    M  A    Y   1  9  9  5
 
This code of practice has been compiled by a jointworking party of qualified forklift tutors representingmembers of the New Zealand Forklift Manufacturers andDistributors Association, the Occupational Safety andHealth Service (OSH) of the Department of Labour andother interested parties.Published by the Occupational Safety and Health ServiceDepartment of LabourWellingtonNew ZealandAugust 1995ISBN 0-477-03577-9$10.00 (Incl. GST)
 
CONTENTS
NOTICE OF ISSUE.........................................................FOREWORD...................................................................SUMMARY OF THE HEALTH AND SAFETY IN EMPLOYMENT ACT 1992..............................................
APPROVED CODES OF PRACTICE7EMPLOYERS' DUTIES7HAZARD MANAGEMENT7WHERE THE HAZARD IS SIGNIFICANT8INFORMATION FOR EMPLOYEES9EMPLOYERS TO INVOLVE EMPLOYEES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF HEALTH ANDSAFETY PROCEDURES9TRAINING OF EMPLOYEES9SAFETY OF PEOPLE WHO ARE NOT EMPLOYEES9EMPLOYEES DUTIES9ACCIDENTS AND SERIOUS HARM (RECORDING AND NOTIFICATION)10OTHER LEGISLATION10
1: GENERAL................................................................11
1.1INTRODUCTION111.2POWERED INDUSTRIAL LIFT TRUCK VEHICLE DEFINED111.3COMMONLY RECOGNISED NAMES11
2: ACCIDENTS AND SERIOUS HARM..........................12
2.1CAUSES OF FORKLIFT ACCIDENTS122.2SAFETY OF NON-OPERATORS122.3DAMAGE TO EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS122.4OPERATOR MONITORING132.5SELECTION OF OPERATORS132.6OPERATORS TO OBSERVE SAFETY SYSTEMS13
3: MAINTENANCE OF FORKLIFTS...............................14
3.1OWNERS' AND MANAGERS' RESPONSIBILITIES143.2MAINTENANCE AND INSPECTION143.3MANUFACTURERS' AND USERS' RECOMMENDATIONS14
4: INSTRUCTOR REGISTRATION................................15 
4.1PROCEDURES AND REQUIREMENTS154.2REGISTRATION OF EXISTING INSTRUCTORS164.3TRAINING PROVIDERS 16
5: TRAINING PROGRAMMES.......................................17 
5.1PLANNING A TRAINING PROGRAMME175.2SYLLABUS185.3ISSUE OF CERTIFICATE235.4AUTHORISATION TO OPERATE23

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