Vehicle Risks

Truck on fireThe most common types of Work Related Vehicle incidents are:


Most fatal Work Related Vehicle incidents occur during the following activities:

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  • Slow speed manoeuvres
  • Maintenance and repair
  • Loading and unloading
  • Coupling and uncoupling
  • Deliveries and collections


Useful Links

For information on Safety and Health of Transport workers go to report from the European Safety Agency entitled OSH in figures: Occupational safety and health in the transport sector — an overview.