Prevention of falls in the transport of roof trusses and wall frames

Information for the truss and frame industry to prevent falls from the load or vehicle when transporting roof trusses, wall frames and similar products.


What it contains

This booklet describes health and safety solutions for the roof truss and wall frame industry. It includes the following sections:

  • exposure to the risk of a slip, trip or fall
  • taking action to eliminate or reduce the risk of a slip, trip or fall
  • planning loading and delivery
  • vehicle design and selection
  • load movement during transportation
  • safe unloading
  • traffic management
  • checklists to assist principal contractors (builders) and operators
  • summary of do's and don'ts

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