The Structural Engineer > Archive > Volume 93 (2015) > Issue 1 > Managing Health and Safety Risks (No. 35): Vehicles on site
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Managing Health and Safety Risks (No. 35): Vehicles on site

Transport-related accidents are the second largest cause of injury in the workplace after falls from height. Every year in the UK, around 50 people are killed and 2000 seriously injured in such incidents in and around construction sites and other workplaces. This article considers the safety issues regarding both visitors to a construction site and staff employed full time on a site.

Author(s): The Institution of Structural Engineers' Health and Safety Panel