Reducing the Risk of Accidents/Injuries

A recent newsletter from the RTITB (Road Transport Industry Training Board) highlights why “slow and steady” always wins the race.

In brief, here are the 5 reasons which prove the point:

police-speed-camera1. Truck Stability – less chance of tip over

2. Accuracy – correct truck positioning first time

3. Damage – reduces the risk of damage to product, trucks and infrastructure

4. General Environment Safety – forklift trucks and pedestrians do not mix well

5. Rushing leads to short cuts – short cuts lead to taking risks/incorrect operation of truck

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