Designed to protect your drivers and to ensure their safe working environment, this course covers areas such as distributing cargo correctly, securing cargo and helping to prevent situations that present a risk to both the driver and the vehicle.
Volvo Trucks are keen to eliminate such instances and work with local authorities to put in place preventative measures and systems to ensure the ongoing safety of the drivers, vehicles and their contents.
The aim of the course is to help drivers reduce the risk of accidents resulting from incorrectly positioned and badly secured loads. It explores the forces which affect a moving vehicle, the use of different types of equipment for securing loads and the use of tools for handling goods, together with the regulations for securing loads.
As part of this course drivers will also be made aware of potential security threats and how to protect themselves and their vehicles in these situations.
- Safer cargo handling
- Safer driving with a cargo
- Increased driver security
- Increased transport security
- Lower costs for damaged or lost goods and vehicle damage