New Range of Steps Preventing Tanker Personnel Accidents
In recent years there have been several major incidents of workers coming to harm from falls whilst servicing tops of Tank Containers .
This type of accident can be fatal however the nature of the work is such that it is very difficult to design out the need for the work.
A 57-year-old truck driver was killed when he fell from the top of a tanker truck while attempting to close the lid. The victim had been employed for three years with a trucking company that employed 2,200 workers nationwide.KY FACe Report 14KY021
A recent report commissioned by the HSE concluded the following about preventing this type of accident reoccurring
Industrial Products Group have lunched a range of external mobile access tanker access steps to offer a safer option for operators working on top of Tanker Trucks or Containers.
A Counterbalanced or Cantilever Range is available to suit your operation fabricated in steel or Aluminium.
Call our Sales team for further information on these ladders or if you have any special working at height requirements you wish to discuss with our technical team .
Ph: 01926 358 635