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  • Location

  • Forklift Type and Number

  • Conducted on

  • Prepared by


  • Is the driver trained and licenced to operate the forklift?

  • Have you sighted the drivers licence, is it current and valid?

Forklift Audit

Daily Checklist

  • Before starting the engine

  • Tires and rims in good condition

  • Engine oil, hydraulic oil, battery fluid, coolant level and hydraulic levels are adequate

  • No leaks under the forklift

  • There are no cracks, dents or visible damage of any sort

  • Locking mechanism is working correctly

  • Rams aren't damaged or leaking

  • Battery operates correctly

  • Engine bay is clean and its locking mechanism working correctly

  • Load plate is fitted and legible

  • Overhead and back rest guards are free of any damages

  • Seat is working properly<br>Controls are clearly marked<br>Seat belt is in good working condition

  • After starting the engine

  • Controls, pedals and indicators are working correctly

  • Revers buzzer and beacon are working correctly

  • Lights and flashing strobe are in good working condition

  • Steering wheel turns smoothly from lock to lock

  • Park brake and foot brake work correctly

  • Hydraulic lift, tilt and reach work properly for their full extent?


  • Is the forklift safe to use?

  • Full Name and Signature of Inspector

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