Safety is a prime consideration in the design, manufacture, installation, use and maintenance of industrial scissors lifts and tilt tables. This brochure, prepared by Lift Manufacturers (LIFT), has been created as a service to users, designers, and specifiers of industrial scissors lifts and tilt tables. The purpose of this publication is to provide guidelines for the selection and application for safety labels for use on lifts and tilt tables. Included in the brochure are full color references to 13 Danger or Warning labels specifically designed to comply with ANSI standards Z535 series and ANSI MH29.1 Safety Requirements for Industrial Scissors Lifts and Tilt Tables. Any questions about the brochure, please contact the Lift Manufactures Product Section Group at 704-676-1190.
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