Results of Testing on Lift Truck Safety Bar Samples:
Withstands rear—ward impacts to protect the operator:
ANSI/ITSDF B56.1—2009 Safety Standard for Low Lift and High Lift Trucks.
The safety bar was tested for strength in accordance with ANSI/ITSDF—2009, Section 7.30 Operator Protection for Stand—up, End Controlled, Narrow Aisle and Counterbalanced Trucks, and satisfies the requirements. The standard specifies that a guard must withstand the impact of a truck carrying a fully rated load traveling 1.6 km/h (approx. 1 mph).
Will not interfere with overhead guard:
ASME B56.1—2004 Safety Standard for Low Lift and High Lift Trucks.
The overhead guard, tested with the safety bar attached to the lift truck, meets ASME B56.1 – 2004, Section 7.29.2(b) Cube Drop Test and ASME B56.1 – 2004, Section 7.29.2(c) Impact Drop Test.