Blogger Darren Cottingham

Darren Cottingham
Darren Cottingham is director of DT Driver Training, a provider of online training courses for drivers of forklifts, trucks and cars.

This blogger has posted the following blog articles:

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Safety First - 31 Oct 2019 (#947)
2 minute read
Exclusion zones and pedestrian safety Keeping equipment and people separate is crucial to safety, according to Darren Cottingham.
Safety First - 25 Jul 2019 (#933)
4 minute read
Driving a forklift on the road Before you hit the road in New Zealand, you need to think twice, according to Darren Cottingham.
Safety First - 18 Apr 2019 (#919)
4 minute read
What’s the best way of checking forklift operator competency? A forklift operator should be evaluated constantly and consistently for competency, but what is an ideal check to do this? Darren Cottingham looks at some of the options.
Safety First - 14 Feb 2019 (#910)
4 minute read
Does your health and safety legislation actively thwart good learning outcomes? New Zealand has some quirks to its workplace safety requirements, according to Darren Cottingham.
Safety First - 29 Nov 2018 (#900)
3 minute read
Dehydration danger: should all forklifts come with cupholders? Coming from a vast, dry country, Darren Cottingham is acutely aware of the need for hydration.
Safety First - 20 Sep 2018 (#890)
2 minute read
Do your manuals communicate? Much training is based on printed material, but Darren Cottingham notes that the material may not be suitable for all trainees.

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