Back-over Accidents

Before starting…..

  • Ensure no obstructions & sufficient clearance
  • Never lift, move or swing a load over anyone or over any machine/vehicle.
  • Control entry & exit of person/machine to the danger zone.
    – the procedure to approach.
  • Always look around before backing or moving the machine.  Ensure everyone is clear.
  • Use a horn or other signals to warn before moving.
  • Use a signal as required.
  • Windows, mirrors, and lights – clean & in good condition.