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Document ID (ISN)108479
CIS number 08-943
ISSN - Serial title 0705-0577 - Objectif prévention
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Title Falls from vehicles: An underestimated problem
Original title Chutes depuis un véhicule: un problème sous-estimé [in French]
Bibliographic information Dec. 2007, No.447, p.1-3. Illus.
Abstract Vehicles at rest involve a risk of falls from heights whenever drivers are required to climb, descend, load or unload. This article addresses the risk factors of falls from vehicles, responsibilities of employers and the precautions to be taken for avoiding these types of accident.
Descriptors (primary) drivers; trucks; falls from heights; risk factors; drivers cabs
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; safe working methods; loading and unloading; Belgium
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Road transportation
Falls from heights