Monthly Archives September 2018

10 weeks to become a bad driver

In fact, according to research by the Accident Advice Helpline, it takes some of us only 10 weeks before we start flouting the law on a regular basis, transforming ourselves from model students into lousy drivers. Worse still, one in ten of motorists surveyed said that they started to forget the Highway Code within two weeks of consigning their L-plates to the bin, some even admitting to running red lights within that time. According to the survey, the top 10 biggest bad habits – and how long they take to be ‘adopted’ – are: 10. Overtaking dangerously: Four months & 24 days
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The Top 10 Forklift Training Myths

Here are 10 lift truck training myths for materials handling operations to be aware of: Myth1 : A forklift operator must hold a valid license Wrong! There is no such thing as a forklift truck license! However, what is a legal requirement, for compliance with Regulation 9 of PUWER (Provision and Use of Work Equipment regulations 1998) and Approved Code of Practice L117, is ensuring forklift operators have completed the required training, which is broken down into three stages – Basic Operator Training, Specific Job Training, and Familiarisation Training. On completion of training, a certificate is issued. This is not
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