HSEQ Bulletin Safety Advice Notice: 34

  • Published: HSEQ (2013)
  • Authors: HSEQ
  • Date Added: 17 May 2017
  • Last Update: 17 May 2017


Provides a reminder on the code of practice for the safe loads on vehicles. It also outlines the penalties relevant to unsafe loads.



Key Findings:

  • 4,500 successful prosecutions for unsafe loads against drivers.

  • Person regarded to be driving dangerously if load can cause danger to any person.

  • Do not use less than four anchorage points when securing an item of plant or machiner.


HSEQ Bulletin December 2013


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