Over the course of a year, hundreds of thousands of goods vehicles; many of which are classed as large goods vehicles due to their gross vehicle weight, travel our roads.
Most of us understand the risk that commercial vehicles pose should they become involved in a road traffic accident involving another vehicle or vehicles. News stories concerning terrible life changing injuries or deaths are now commonplace due to twenty four seven reporting.
What is not at the forefront of our minds; unless you perhaps work within logistics, is that loaded commercial vehicles possess hidden dangers. This document, provided by HSS Training, looks at the issues.