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Waste and recycling vehicles in street collection

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This guidance is about waste and recycling collection activities in street/urban environments. It focuses on the use of collection vehicles, particularly in areas where members of the public could potentially come into close proximity with moving vehicles. It is aimed at employers, managers, supervisors and workers. It provides guidance on assessing the risks associated with vehicle operation and movement, and  practical examples of how to eliminate or reduce the risk of serious injury.

Updated: 2014-01-29