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Document ID (ISN)108965
CIS number 08-1455
ISBN(s) 978-0-7176-6291-3
Year 2009
Convention or series no. HSG144
Title The safe use of vehicles on construction sites: A guide for clients, designers, contractors, managers and workers involved with construction transport
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 2009. 30p. Illus. 26 ref. Price: GBP 9.95.
Abstract Guidance to the avoidance of traffic-related accidents on contruction sites. Contents: relevant legislation in the UK; safe workplaces (planning, separation of pedestrians and vehicles, loading and storage areas, public protection); safe vehicles; safe driving and work practices; managing construction transport. In appendices: construction vehicle accident statistics; safety legislation relating to vehicle construction; risk assessment and safety management. Previous edition: CIS 99-1000.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; construction sites; road transport; building-site traffic; construction industry; road vehicles
Descriptors (secondary) trucks; statistics; hazard evaluation; earthmoving equipment; design of equipment; cost of accidents; safety guides; legislation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Road transportation
Construction industry and civil engineering