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The current OSHA powered industrial truck standard at [29 CFR 1910.178(l)(1)(i)] requires that Only trained and authorized operators shall be permitted to operate a powered industrial truck. (Correction 02/16/99) [The employer shall ensure that each power industrial truck operator is competent to operate a powered industrial truck safely, as demonstrated by the successful completion of the training and evaluation specified in this paragraph (l).]

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