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Can you use an EU forklift truck license in the UK, or do they need additional training?

The governing/advisory body for training and PUWER, within the UK, is the HSE which is a department within H.M. Government with a jurisdiction limited to the UK.  The FLTA advises that, to ensure compliance with UK Law, you should arrange training from an ABA accredited training provider. The FLTA works closely with Mentor Training who would …

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Can a manager authorise an employee to drive a forklift truck Without a license?

The simple answer is yes. However, if there is any type of accident or incident, the manager as an individual and the company would be liable to prosecution as it is a legal requirement to provide suitable and sufficient training. Forklift trucks have their own specific HSE guidance and regulations (L117). In the event of …

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