Introducing an innovative safety device to protect operators of stand up industrial trucks against accidental rear—ward collisions with racking systems.
Easy to install. Attaches in minutes.
Minimum machine downtime and installation costs.
Provides enhanced operator safety. Addresses the underrider hazard around racking components.
Provides greater operator control of the reach truck. Reduces the risk of objects striking the operator causing loss of control.
Complies with the strict ANSI B56.1 safety standard for lift trucks.
Fits Reach Trucks and Standup Counterbalance Trucks.
Call to enquire if The Backbone
fits your stand up truck.
It's about time someone invented The Backbone
. I especially like the supplied foam padding for the operator's comfort and additional safety.
- Safety Manager, Knoll North America
I don't understand why the lift truck manufacturers haven't addressed this safety hazard. The Backbone
is a badly needed safety feature.
- David Cormack, Liftow
is available through:
LIftTruck.com parts suppliers.
Your local Cat® Lift Trucks, Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks and Jungheinrich dealers.
(Ask them to order through RapidParts Inc.
is manufactured by:
Lakeport Metalcraft Inc
1-855-272-1445 (North America)
For technical information, please contact us.
Now Available Outside North America through our Global Partner
is a Registered Trademark in the USA and Canada.
Technology Under License - Patents US8,950,553, CA2,726,561, D673753(US),
LiftTruck.com Dealers, Independent Dealers & Resellers
For dealer pricing,
call John Marcellino at
Cat® lift truck, Mitsubishi forklift, and Jungheinrich forklift dealers in North and South America
is available through RapidParts Inc.
Please contact them directly.
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Safety Bar for Reach Trucks
& Standup Counterbalance Trucks
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