- Part Number:1917
- Part Number Title:Marine Terminals
- Subpart:1917 Subpart C
- Subpart Title:Cargo Handling Gear and Equipment
- Standard Number:
- Title:Powered industrial trucks.
- GPO Source:
"Approved power-operated industrial truck" means one listed or approved for the intended use by a nationally recognized testing laboratory.
Load backrest extensions. Where necessary to protect the operator, fork lift trucks shall be fitted with a vertical load backrest extension to prevent the load from hitting the mast when the mast is positioned at maximum backward tilt. For this purpose, a "load backrest extension" means a device extending vertically from the fork carriage frame to prevent raised loads from falling backward.
[62 FR 40141, July 25, 1997; 65 FR 40939, June 30, 2000]