forklift driver destroys warehouse

Mesmerizing Video Shows Forklift Driver Accidentally Destroying An Entire Warehouse

Forklift Driver Destroys Warehouse

This mesmerizing video shows a forklift driver destroying an entire warehouse full of stored goods.

Some of the commenters posited a grim reality, suggesting that the forklift driver is probably dead.

“The amount of force required to push the forklift sideways must have been incredible. If that same force got applied to the guy inside, I’m sure he’s dead.”

Other commenters suggested some things the company did wrong. Because of course, all this poor forklift driver did was drive along doing his job.

  • Overloaded shelving
  • Leaving aisles blocked for forklift traffic
  • Power equipment operator didn’t find an alternate route
  • Driver tried to get around the obstruction instead of clearing it away

It’s likely this forklift driver no longer has a job. Which is sad. But honestly? We’re just hoping dude is OK. Did anyone get hurt in this catastrophe? Who can say? It doesn’t look like it ended well, and this should be shown as a safety video at all warehouses.

Here are some tips from the OSHA website on forklift safety.

Potential Hazards for Forklift Driving:

  • Hitting head on overhead cage.
  • Slips, trips and falls, especially feet slipping off step.

Requirements and Recommended Practices for Forklift Driving:

  • Be sure that your hands are clean and dry to prevent slipping when grabbing handhold.
  • Check your shoes for grease before entering the vehicle.
  • Grasp handhold and get a good grip. Never grab the steering wheel because it could cause you to lose balance if it moves.
  • Always be careful with your footing when mounting and dismounting vehicle. 
  • Pull or lower your body carefully into or out of cab. Dismounting is the opposite of mounting — do not jump.
  • Wear appropriate footwear to prevent skids. 

We hope this forklift driver who destroyed the warehouse where he was working is OK.


Supernatural Dolls Can Now Buy Seats On Thai Airline

There is a new trend in Thailand called Luk Thep dolls, also known as “child angels.” The Luk Thep were made popular by celebrities claiming they bring good luck. People purchase lifelike dolls, and take them to monks to invite the soul of a child to reside in the doll. They care for the Luk… … Keep Reading


Man Buried ‘Dead’ Cat, It Comes Home A Few Hours Later

Mark Strong, a labour councillor from England, may have thought he was in a Stephen King movie a few days ago when his beloved cat Gus was involved in a hit-and-run accident. He took to Twitter, calling the driver of the vehicle a “scumbag” for not stopping, according to Independent UK. Being the conscientious pet… … Keep Reading


Dead Horse Dumped In Road Near Elementary School

A number of school children got to see one of their favorite farm animals recently. A dead horse was dumped on a road near a Houston, Texas elementary school. The fact that the dead horse had possibly been laying there for two days may be particularly startling. The owner of the horse may end up… … Keep Reading


Police: Man Caught Defecating In Stairwell — Twice!

Everyone has their quirks. Their strange behaviors that make them an individual. If you have ever wondered if you are “normal,” rest assured there are people out there with much stranger behavior than yours. Like the man who went number two in a stairwell. Twice. Now that is strange. … Keep Reading


Special Booth For Men To Self-Pleasure Pops Up In New York City

Men are simple creatures. They need to eat, sleep, and have a “stress reliever” from time to time. New York City may be full of restaurants and hotels, but has lacked places for men to legally and discreetly take a load off. Thanks to the company Hot Octopuss and their GuyFi booth, that appears to… … Keep Reading


BFFs Build Own Private Neighborhood So They Can Be Together Forever

It’s a fact of growing up: you and your friends grow apart. Distance, work, and family obligations all conspire to make the closest of friends mere acquaintances. However, four couples in Texas decided to buck that trend in a very interesting way, according to this Mentalfloss article. Wanting to be together forever while maintaining their… … Keep Reading


Man Gets Stuck In Urinal, Police Are Called

You just can’t make this stuff up, which is why Off The Main Page is here — to give you all the dirtiest, most embarrassing news! Apparently a man in Manchester was called after he got stuck in a urinal on January 7th. A crazy call for help rang out from the public toilet in… … Keep Reading

1 21 22 23
Go to Top