Arizona has adopted by reference the federal OSHA regulations for material handling at AZ Admin. Code R 20-5-602. No additional state requirements apply. Material-handling activities include the use of hoisting equipment (e.g., cranes, derricks, helicopters, and slings) and powered industrial trucks (e.g., forklifts).
The Arizona Industrial Commission/Division of Occupational Safety and Health administers and enforces workplace safety and health rules for private and public sector workplaces in the state.