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  • 1110 S Petrolia ave Compton CA 90221
  • +1 (866) 650-7653
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Altam Forklift Safety Cage

Altam Forklift Man Baskets Meets all OSHA requirements when used with a full safety harness and lanyard. ANSI B56.1 Section 7.37 provides details on rules and regulations regarding forklift safety baskets. Our Safety Man Baskets are designed to lift personnel in the air with a forklift. Often used by warehouses for maintences or collecting items from warehouse racking or high shelves our design keeps personnel safe from falling. Built to meet OSHA Standards, Our standard forklift safety man basket features a diamond tread plate floor, 42” high tubular sides, inward swing side latching door, 84” high mesh enclosed backing, 4” high kick plate and 4 lanyard harness hook-ups. Full-length 3" x 6" fork pockets provide added safety and strength to the safety man basket. Safety Chain secures man basket to forklift.

Our Forklift Cage Features

Engineered with heavy duty constructional carbon steel to ensure years of reliable service.
  • 1000# Capacity on steel floor plate deck.
  • Inward swing gate with locking latch.
  • Custom design and capacities available
  • 4in kick plate.
  • Protective screen is 84" tall
  • Extended options starting from 1ft-6ft.

Need to order something custom?!

We offer custom built forklift man baskets/safety cages. To suit your specific needs.

  • Double Entrance (from 2 sides or 3).
  • Custom fork pockets to accomodate your forks.
  • Full enclosure with mesh.
  • Foldable back mesh (84in Mesh).
Just provide us with a simple drawing and we can engineer your cage to suit your needs!

Altam provides you the best range of Man Baskets (Forklift Safety cages) with quality & timely delivery.


Product # Width (in) Length (in) Height* Price (T&S**)
MB364884 36 48 84 $650.00
MB484884 48 48 84 $750.00
MBE48484 48 48 90 $1,350.00
MBE48485 48 48 102 $1,450.00
MBE48486 48 48 114 $1,550.00
* Total height of the cage. (Enclosure is 42in + back mesh [84"] or extension [4'-5']).
** Taxes and Shipping not included.

Payment: Credit Card Processing Fee 3.5% - Company Check
Standard Lead time 1-4 Days (Depending on when order was placed & shop load.)

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Shipping Freight Class for our Man Baskets: 125
NMFC: 184040
You can ship via LTL Boxed truck. Or it can be picked up to fit on a regular pickup truck.

Touch up paint for man baskets:
Rust-oleum 7776 Matte Black
Rust-oleum 7727 Gloss Royal Blue
Rust-oleum 7715 Aluminum ( Silver / Galvanized)
Rust-oleum 242257 Safety Red Rust-oleum
Rust-oleum 242258 Safety Yellow

Toll Free: +1 866 650 7653
Office: +1 310 637 1036
1110 S Petrolia Ave
Compton CA 90221