Introduction to; Risk assessment methods and procedures. Relevant legislation. Relevant Code of practice. Driving Style/Techniques in relation to load types. The effects of Vehicle movement. Axle weights and loading. Preparation of loads. Methods of securing loads. Enforcement action and consequences.

Subject Areas

  • Health, Safety and Emergencies
  • Legislation (including Drivers Hours, Rules and Regulations and the Working Time Directive)
  • Loading/Unloading (LGV)
  • Professional Driver and Company Issues
  • Regulations for Carriage of Goods (LGV)
  • Vehicle Systems (Safety Controls)