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Working with vehicles

There have been many serious incidents involving vehicles at the site of tree work.

This case study show what happens when drivers are not properly trained or do not follow good practice guidance.

Key concerns in tree work are:

Managers also need to assess and control the risks of being hit by from delivery and haulage vehicles on site, or falling from the cab of a vehicle. You can find more detailed guidance in workplace transport in HSE's website Vehicles at work.

2019-09-27