Forklift Load Testing

Forklift accidents do happen and if your forklift has not been load tested, you could face legal and criminal charges. Pretoria Forklifts ensures that forklifts are Legal through our load test service.

Load testing must also be carried out after any repairs and maintenance work on masts, carriages, chains, lift and tilt cylinders.


Our Service

Our sophisticated, load testing system guarantees 100% accuracy.

  • On-site testing: we come to you with our system.
  • You are guaranteed accuracy and our system is SABS certified.
  • It's cost-effective: enjoy peace-of-mind at a minimal cost.
  • Quick and efficient: test one or more forklifts at once and CUT downtime.
  • Our highly qualified and experienced technicians carry out the testing on your site.




The Driven Machinery Act

The Driven Machinery Act states that annual load testing of forklifts is compulsory. It also states that a forklift must be examined every 6 months and a full report kept. To help you meet the requirements of the law, we've developed a no-hassle, cost-effective and scientific system that takes the guesswork out of load testing.