The short answer is NO, in normal everyday conditions within a workplace / job site. It's only when an operator chooses to drive on public roadways, pulling themselves away from the safe parameters of the workplace that a class [...]
As low as possible. Usually this is 1-3 inches off the ground. There are exceptions to the rules (getting around certain things, tight spaces etc.) but forks should be no higher than a person’s ankles when in motion in normal [...]
NO. Unless partaking in a “combined forklift” course, operators must take part in different training programs for the different the classes of forklifts.