Reversing waste/ recycling collection vehicles are a contionuos problem and
hazard. Reversing has caused a disproportionately large number of moving
vehicle incidents, in most instances adopting safe systems and using aids for
reversing, including trained assistants to ensure that pedestrians do not enter
the reversing zone, will prevent these tragedies.
British Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has published a guidance for employers,
managers, supervisors and workers to help them remove or reduce the risk of
injury caused by waste/recycling collection vehicles operating in the street.
It is deliberately restricted to:
It focusses on
AplusA-online.de - Source: European Agency for Safety and Health at Work