To The Point About: Handling Materials Safely Streaming on Demand

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Course Description

Handling materials safely, whether by lifting and carrying objects by yourself or by moving them with mechanical devices such as hand trucks and forklifts, doesn't have to be difficult, but it does require effort and a good safety attitude.

This program discusses the safe work practices workers must follow to prevent injuries and property damage while transporting loads throughout the workplace. Topics include:

- Personal protective equipment
- Lifting loads safely
- Safe lifting techniques
- Carrying and setting down loads
- Hand trucks, carts, and dollies
- Handling pallets safely
- Safe use of pallet jacks and forklifts

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