• Practice safety in all equipment operations.
  • You are responsible for your own safety & the safety of others.
  • Know the purpose & function of all equipment controls.
  • Do not operate a vehicle unless it is in safe operating condition.
  • Know the surface conditions of the entire site in which you will be working.
  • Know the weight & characteristics of the material being transported.
  • Never attempt any job the machine is not equipped to perform.
    – Know equipment limitations.
  • Know how the COG applies to your machine & the load being transported.
  • Perform PM as per the operator’s manual.
  • Request assistance whenever necessary to safely complete your job.
  • Ensure you have full visibility at all times & other workers know when you are operating in their work area.
  • Know the location of overhead lines or underground utilities.
  • Know & follow all rules that affect your work.
  • Never leave a running vehicle unattended.