Quarries – preventing drivers falling from dump trucks: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate the risk of dump truck drivers in quarries falling from their trucks.

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Published: 01 May 2009
 
File type: PDF
 
File size: 204.23 kB
 
Length: 1 page
 
Reading level: Easy

What it contains

Dump truck drivers face the risk of falling from the truck's access platform. These falls can cause serious injury. The document advises how workplaces can reduce the risks of workers falling from dump trucks. It explains:

  • when these falls are most likely to happen
  • how to use stops and guardrails to reduce these risks