Powered Industrial Trucks

The purpose of the Powered Industrial Truck Safety Program is to assist campus units in providing a safe work environment while meeting or exceeding Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations.

Specific equipment information including safe operating procedures, training, maintenance, and inspection should be obtained from the equipment manufacturer’s representatives.

Safety and Compliance can provide the required classroom training and some hands on training. For additional information contact: 217-265-9828, or safetyandcompliance@illinois.edu.