Advanced Safety Solutions for forklifts

Advanced Safety Solutions for forklifts

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Advanced Safety Solutions for forklifts

Safety solutions for forklifts


Team: ASS for forklifts

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Solution description

Safety equipment that can be added on (older) forklifts.



Add a dead man’s switch on the seat that enables the brake after the driver leaves the seat.


Detects obstacles on the way of the forks and a light and sound signal is sent to the driver.


Adding a reverse camera to enable the driver to see to the back of the lift.


The forklift can only be moved when the belt is locked.


Balancing the forklift with lowering of the forks.


Solution context

Problem: People getting hurt or dying because of outdated safety equipment on forklifts


Solution target group

People working around forkilfts, especially drivers.

Solution impact

People get into less accidents with forklifts.

Solution tweet text

Make forklifts great again!

Solution innovativeness

Yes and no. There is brand new forklifts with good safety equipment but there is no add-on safety equipment for forklifts.

Solution transferability


Solution sustainability


Solution team work

Very nice team. Team work makes the dream work.

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