April 2, 2014
Physical hazards
What is it?

A video explaining how to exit a lorry safely. The easiest and fastest way to leave a lorry is to jump. However, this puts a lot of strain on the knees and may damage them. Moreover, there is a risk of falling and slipping, possibly resulting in a twisted ankle or bone fracture.

Who is it for?

Lorry drivers and their employers.

What is the benefit?

Avoidance of slips, trips and falls and overloading the joints.

Safe exit

Getting Started

Drivers and their employers should watch the video to increase awareness of the risks when exiting their vehicle.