28th May 2013
Addressing the risks associated with vehicle blind spots and manoeuvring vehicles, including reversing, is an essential part of fleet safety policies and procedures. In this seminar, academic and practitioner speakers will look at current developments relating to these critical issues, including technological solutions such as vehicle-side cameras and additional mirrors, as well as measures such as driver training techniques.
30th May 2013
The visit will consist of a brief presentation on the requirements and challenges facing the Roads Service fleet. This will be followed by a tour of some of the fleet vehicles covering gritters, gully suckers, road menders and specialist equipment such as a Unimog with attachments like snow blower, hedge cutter, gully sucker, etc.
12th Jun 2013
The FTA's Safety in Logistics Conference is designed to provide those managers responsible for health and safety within transport and logistics operations with an update on industry initiatives, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) strategy, best practice and enforcement focus areas.