If the operator understands that the forklift takes a beating every day, it’s important to care for it in order to gain maximum performance. Even though everyone understands the importance, cutting corners is going to happen. How can you ensure the safety and efficiency of the forklift? Pre-shift and/or post-shift forklift inspections.
Today, paper continues to be widely used. Unfortunately, it’s easy to get around by either not filling out the forklift checklist or filling it out quickly because it’s the same thing each day. That’s why digitizing the forklift inspection checklist is the way to go.
When the forklift driver is read to begin their shift, the operator needs to enter a pin or scan their badge to activate the forklift. The forklift won’t let the driver go anywhere until the forklift checklist is complete. The checklist automatically comes on and the driver will have a series of questions to answer. These questions can be static or shown in random order, including the answers. Now the forklift operator needs to read the questions and answers in order to know what to do next. All questions and answers are immediately recorded and stored online.
This valuable content is critical to maintaining the health and well-being of the forklift and the safety of the operator, pedestrians, and the facility itself. Learn more about the S2 Digital Inspection with Impact Detection and the web-based Dashboard.