Driver Safety at Work

Health and Safety in the logistics environment, Manual Handling and working at height. Slips, trips and falls.

The correct use of personal protective equipment. Weights and weighbridges.

  • Fitness to drive

  • Distractions and the consequences

  • Defensive and safe driving techniques

  • Importance of vehicle checks and maintenance

  • How to optimise fuel consumption

  • Dealing with vulnerable road users

  • The dangers of manoeuvring

  • Recognise hazards when manoeuvring

  • Safe manoeuvring techniques and banksman signals

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