Transport Safety


‘Forklift truck injuries on the rise’

The number of serious injuries involving forklift trucks has soared by almost a third in the last year, according to one expert in the field. Read More

Elizabeth Joseph wins SHP Rising Star Transport Industry Award

The Rising Star Award for the Transport Industry category has been announced, with finalist Elizabeth Joseph taking the trophy. Read More

Worker killed after being hit by lorry

A grain store company has been fined after a worker was killed at its site in Linton, Cambridgeshire. Read More

Ferry company should have prevented fall risk

Red Funnel Ferries has been fined after a worker fell from the unprotected edge of its Red Falcon ship’s mezzanine car deck. Read More

Cycling to work: One in four commuters feel it’s still too dangerous

Research shows there is still a small percentage of commuters that cycle to work, despite the £1.2 billion investment into the sector by the government. Read More

Is it drivers or managers that create the biggest road risk in an organisation? Why MORR behavioural change is needed

95% of traffic accidents are caused by human error and it’s usually 5% of the drivers within your business that account for 30% of your violations, according to RoSPA. Read More

7 ways to reduce accident risk from your forklift operations

One in 25 forklift-related accidents occurs when an operator is entering or exiting the truck. Here are 7 ways to help reduce forklift accidents. Read More

Driver fatigue: ‘Make sleep part of risk management’ says specialist fleet broker

Specialist fleet broker talks on the benefits of adding fatigue to risk assessments as it is a factor that impacts majority of fleet operators. Read More

Tuffnells creates new campaign to promote safety for drivers

Tuffnells has created a new campaign called 'Think Safety First', to help raise awareness about the safety of its drivers and employees. Read More

Driver safety: Reducing preventable traffic accidents

Graham Hall, European Logistics Manager at Air Products explains how new technology introduced last year has already seen the business reduce preventable traffic accidents by 23%. Read More



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