Workplace traffic management
If you work where there are plant or vehicles moving around the workplace whether it is a construction site, a warehouse, a used car sales lot you need to be aware of the dangers and the employer should ensure a traffic management plan is developed and enforced. This is another tragedy that could have been prevented this month: according to the Geelong Advertiser a man has died after being run over by a bobcat in Geelong.It is understood the man in his late 20s suffered fatal head injuries in the suburb of Grovedale about 10.30am.Paramedics were called to the scene, a skip hire company, soon after.Worksafe Victoria is investigating.Police will prepare a report for the coroner. Bass Coast OHS Consulting can assist small businesses in Bass Coast and Gippsland areas to do risk assessments of your workplace and prepare traffic management plans which will ensure that people and machines can co-exist safely. Photo by Alyson Wynd Geelong Advertiser.