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Forklift Safety Products

The Backbone™


Protective safety device for reach trucks and standup counterbalanced trucks that is easy to install.



The Backbone™ is a safety device for reach trucks and standup counterbalanced trucks. The Backbone™ is designed to protect operators against accidental rear-ward collisions with racking systems that may cause serious injury without reducing overhead guard protective capability. Simple installation on a reach truck, no welding required. For installation clamp to the overhead guard from the top and bolt to the reach truck frame at the bottom by drilling small holes.

Additional padding is strapped onto the back of the unit for operator comfort.

  • Note: The Backbone™ is fully tested to meet all required ASME and ANSI Standards.
  • Bulk Pricing Available: Please call for special pricing on 10 or more.

Additional information

Weight 28 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 8 × 4 in