29 C.F.R. 1910.178 - Powered industrial trucks

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  • Wagner v. Clark Equipment Co., Inc., No. 15553
    • United States
    • Supreme Court of Connecticut
    • September 2, 1997
    ...to this issue. At trial, the defendants introduced an OSHA regulation governing safety requirements for industrial forklifts. See 29 C.F.R. § 1910.178(a)(2) (1992). 16 The only warning device required by this regulation was an operator-controlled horn. The defendants alleged that the forkli......
  • Neuhengen v. Global Experience Specialists, Inc., Nos. 1–16–0322
    • United States
    • United States Appellate Court of Illinois
    • June 28, 2018
    ...had not been trained, evaluated, and certified in the safe operation of power industrial trucks as required by GES's company policy and 29 CFR 1910.178(I)(1)(i), 29 CFR 1910.178 (I)(1)(ii), and 29 CFR 1910.178(I)(4)(iii)."¶ 130 Thus, the basis for the willful and wanton claim was alleg......
  • U.S. v. Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe Co., Criminal No. 03-852(MLC).
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 3th Circuit. United States District Courts. 3th Circuit. District of New Jersey
    • March 23, 2009
    ...if it was found to be in need of repair, defective, or in any way unsafe until it was restored to a safe operating condition (29 C.F.R. § 1910.178(p)(1)); and (3) to ensure that each powered industrial truck operator was competent to operate a powered industrial truck safely (29 C.F.R. § 15......
  • Fenn v. Penske Logistics, Inc., CASE NO. CV F 10-1507 LJO SMS
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 9th Circuit. United States District Courts. 9th Circuit. Eastern District of California
    • September 21, 2011
    ...use of "walk-along" powered pallet jacks is permitted if the associate is properly trained according to OSHA regulation 29 CFR 1910.178 and the Penske Logistics Powered Industrial Truck Procedure 6-2.4. Mr. Fenn characterizes the forklift use statement as a "reiteration"......
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  • U.S. v. Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe Co., Criminal No. 03-852(MLC).
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 3th Circuit. United States District Courts. 3th Circuit. District of New Jersey
    • March 23, 2009
    ...if it was found to be in need of repair, defective, or in any way unsafe until it was restored to a safe operating condition (29 C.F.R. § 1910.178(p)(1)); and (3) to ensure that each powered industrial truck operator was competent to operate a powered industrial truck safely (29 C.F.R. § 15......
  • Fenn v. Penske Logistics, Inc., CASE NO. CV F 10-1507 LJO SMS
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 9th Circuit. United States District Courts. 9th Circuit. Eastern District of California
    • September 21, 2011
    ...trucks.The use of "walk-along" powered pallet jacks is permitted if the associate is properly trained according to OSHA regulation 29 CFR 1910.178 and the Penske Logistics Powered Industrial Truck Procedure 6-2.4. Mr. Fenn characterizes the forklift use statement as a "reiteration" of a pol......
  • Neuhengen v. Global Experience Specialists, Inc., Nos. 1–16–0322
    • United States
    • United States Appellate Court of Illinois
    • June 28, 2018
    ...had not been trained, evaluated, and certified in the safe operation of power industrial trucks as required by GES's company policy and 29 CFR 1910.178(I)(1)(i), 29 CFR 1910.178 (I)(1)(ii), and 29 CFR 1910.178(I)(4)(iii)."¶ 130 Thus, the basis for the willful and wanton claim was alleged wi......
  • Wagner v. Clark Equipment Co., Inc., No. 15553
    • United States
    • Supreme Court of Connecticut
    • September 2, 1997
    ...to this issue. At trial, the defendants introduced an OSHA regulation governing safety requirements for industrial forklifts. See 29 C.F.R. § 1910.178(a)(2) (1992). 16 The only warning device required by this regulation was an operator-controlled horn. The defendants alleged that the forkli......
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17 firm's commentaries
  • 2021: The Year Ahead For Employers
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • January 13, 2021
    ...(29 CFR 1910.147)5. Respiratory Protection (29 CFR 1910.134)6. Ladders (Construction – 29 CFR 1926.1053)7. Powered Industrial Trucks (29 CFR 1910.178)8. Fall Protection — Training (Construction – 29 CFR 1926.503)9. Machine Guarding (29 CFR 1910.212)10. Eye and Face Protection (29 CFR 1926.1......
  • Virginia OSHA Is Serious About Safety And They'll Issue Big Penalties If Necessary
    • United States
    • Mondaq United States
    • November 4, 2016
    ...general industry (29 CFR 1910.147) [related OSHA Safety and Health Topics page] Powered industrial trucks, general industry (29 CFR 1910.178) [related OSHA Safety and Health Topics page] Ladders, construction (29 CFR 1926.1053) [related OSHA Safety and Health Topics page] Electrical, wiring......
  • OSHA Announces Top Ten Violations
    • United States
    • LexBlog United States
    • October 2, 2017
    ...with frequent violations including improper use of ladders, damaged ladders, and using the top step. Powered Industrial Trucks (29 CFR 1910.178) Total of 2,162 violations including employee training and refresher training. Machine Guarding (29 CFR 1910.212) Total of 1,933 violations with th......
  • OSHA Identifies Top 10 Citations for the Year 2017
    • United States
    • LexBlog United States
    • October 16, 2017
    ...violations Frequent violations include improper use of ladders, damaged ladders, and using the top step. Powered Industrial Trucks (29 CFR 1910.178) 2,162 violations Violations included inadequate worker training and refresher training. Machine Guarding (29 CFR 1910.212) 1,933 violations Ex......
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  • Standards Improvement ProjectPhase III
    • United States
    • Federal Register July 02, 2010
    • July 2, 2010
    ...CFR 1218-0150 -180,768 -$3,947,973 1910.147(c)(7)(iv)............................................. Powered Industrial Trucks--29 CFR 1910.178(l)(1)-(3), (l)(6).... 1218-0242 -29,785 -$638,591 Logging Operations--29 CFR 1910.266(i)(10)(i)-(ii).............. 1218-0198 -3,329 -$56,105 Telecomm......
  • Part II
    • United States
    • Federal Register December 20, 2007
    • December 20, 2007
    ...apply to powered industrial trucks, as defined in Sec. 1910.178. The maintenance, inspection, operation and training requirements in 29 CFR 1910.178 continue to apply to powered industrial trucks used for shipyard (b) Motor vehicle safety equipment. (1) The employer shall ensure that each m......
  • Separate Parts In This Issue Part II Labor Department, Occupational Safety and Health Administration,
    • United States
    • Federal Register December 20, 2007
    • December 20, 2007
    ...apply to powered industrial trucks, as defined in Sec. 1910.178. The maintenance, inspection, operation and training requirements in 29 CFR 1910.178 continue to apply to powered industrial trucks used for shipyard (b) Motor vehicle safety equipment. (1) The employer shall ensure that each m......
  • Safety and health standards: Powered industrial truck operator training requirements,
    • United States
    • Federal Register December 01, 1998
    • December 1, 1998
    ...and Health Administration (OSHA) is revising its existing requirements for powered industrial truck operator training (codified at 29 CFR 1910.178(l)) and issuing new requirements to improve the training of these operators. The new requirements are intended to reduce the number of injuries ......
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