HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Buxton, 4th July 2017

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HSL is to run a 1 day course on Site and Transport Safety.

5 July 2017


Vehicle movements and loading and unloading vehicles can be some
of the most dangerous activities carried out on a worksite.

This course will help you understand the legal requirements of
both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things
go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in
your business.

Course includes

  • Background for load securing
  • Legal principles and UK and European requirements
  • Use of the vehicle structure for load securing
  • Lashing loads for safe road transport
  • Responsibility and communication in the transport chain
  • Working at height and fall prevention
  • Vehicle/pedestrian separation and preventing incidents
  • Risk assessment and systems of work for loading and

Who should attend?

Site managers and transport managers working in general haulage,
retail, warehousing and distribution.


The cost of this course is £450 per person (includes course
notes, certificate of attendance and lunch/refreshments).


The course will be run at the HSL laboratory in the spa town of
Buxton. Buxton is in the heart of the Peak District and has good
links to mainline train stations and Manchester International

Details of hotels in the Buxton area can be found at www.visitbuxton.co.uk

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Please note the invoice option is not available within 4
weeks of the course date, or for overseas customers.  If you
are selecting the invoice option for payment, it will be mandatory
to input a purchase order/reference number as we are unable to
process booking forms without this.

For further dates and additional information email: training@hsl.gsi.gov.uk
or contact the Training Conferences Unit
at HSL directly on +44 (0)1298 218806.

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Article source: http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety