HSE RSS feeds » Road safety (work related) http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 HSL: Site and Transport Safety – London, 8 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---london http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---london#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:07:37 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52805 Vehicle movements and loading and unloading vehicles can be some of the most dangerous activities carried out on a worksite. This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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RR1078 – The use of vehicle structure in load securing on heavy goods vehicles http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1078.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1078.htm#comments Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:33:30 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52492 This report assesses the legislation applicable to the transport of goods in the UK under both road traffic and health and safety at work legislation. It assesses the guidance available to operators and consignors and the methods of securing loads that are commonly-used at present.

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RR1079 – Access to and work on flatbed vehicles http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1079.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1079.htm#comments Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:09:31 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52490 This report describes a multi-disciplinary, mixed-method approach to research on this topic, comprising both quantitative and qualitative analysis, undertaken to establish contributory factors to incidents and areas of concern when accessing or working on flatbed vehicles.

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Site and Transport Safety – HSL Buxton, 15 September 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety#comments Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:23:06 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52192 Course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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Firm fined after worker struck by bus http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/firm-fined-after-worker-struck-by-bus/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/firm-fined-after-worker-struck-by-bus/#comments Tue, 05 Jan 2016 17:18:16 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/firm-fined-after-worker-struck-by-bus/8043 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/05/firm-fined-after-worker-struck-by-bus/feed/ 0