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Title:AN INTRODUCTION TO MATERIALS HANDLING [Main Title]
Film Number:DRA 1108
Summary: Army Instructional film demonstrating the correct methods for handling stores in a Royal Army Ordnance Corps (RAOC) depot, both by manual and mechanical means. Forklift trucks, pallet trucks, tractors, cranes and conveyors are all shown and the basics of their use explained. The various types of pallet in use by the armed forces are explained in detail, the loading and unloading of railway trucks is discussed briefly and the selection and training of forklift truck drivers is covered comprehensively.