PREPARING TO LOAD DUMP BODY - Continued
Dump truck operator should get assistance from loading vehicle operator to remove dump
body side boards.
Remove dump body side boards, if necessary.
Ensure that parking brake is set before loading dump body (TM 9-2320-363-10 or
TM 9-2320-302-10). If parking brake is not set, dump truck could roll or shift position.
Failure to comply may result in personnel injury, death, and/or damage to equipment.
Set parking brake (TM 9-2320-363-10 or TM 9-2320-302-10).
Disengage Power Take Off (PTO), if engaged (TM 9-2320-363-10 or TM 9-2320-302-10).
END OF TASK
LOADING DUMP BODY
Stand clear of dump body during loading operation. Material being loaded could
fall on personnel standing too close.
Hearing protection is required when performing loading operations.
Failure to comply may result in personnel injury or death.
Clear all personnel from around dump truck.
Load dump body evenly. Material must not be heaped so high that it spills over sides of
body. DO NOT overload. Failure to comply may result in damage to equipment.
Load dump body. Ensure that material is loaded evenly.
Cover load with cargo cover.
END OF TASK