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2017

How Order Pickers Differ From Forklifts

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Order picker trainees need to know how these vehicles differ from other forklifts if they are to operate order pickers safely. This article discusses some of the ways through which order pickers differ from ordinary forklifts. These differences lead operators to need slightly different skills from forklift operators. Safety Gear Many order pickers lift the operator as he or she picks items from shelving. Consequently, operators of these vehicles are required to wear body belts that can reduce the impact of any fall that they are involved in during their work. Read More»