Introduced House Bill (H)

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Warning devices on forklifts. Requires the occupational safety standards commission to adopt a general industry standard not later than January 1, 2018, that requires a forklift operated on a worksite to be equipped with an audible reverse signal alarm that must be sounded whenever the forklift is operated in reverse gear. Requires compliance with the standard beginning January 1, 2019. Warning devices on forklifts. Requires the occupational safety standards commission to adopt a general industry standard not later than January 1, 2018, that requires a forklift operated on a worksite to be equipped with an audible reverse signal alarm that must be sounded whenever the forklift is operated in reverse gear. Requires compliance with the standard beginning January 1, 2019.