Real Life Lessons

from truck drivers injured at work

Real Life Lessons relating to…

Loading/Unloading Bulk Trailers

Every Which Way but Loose
Mack tears his trap muscle lifting the hood of his truck.
Not Built to Climb
Jim falls from his trailer while trying to get down after placing load locks.
Communication is Critical
John loses visual contact with a crane operator and gets a load dropped on his hand. When getting assistance, always maintain good communication and visual contact.
Dress for the Occasion
Reggie incurs chemical burns when he fails to wear all of his personal protective equipment.
I Am Hurt. What Should I Do?
Seek medical attention first and remember to report all injuries as soon as possible to management.
Wrestling an Alligator
Clarence injures his back handling hoses on his tanker. Prepare to safely handle hoses by warming up, asking for assistance, or using mechanical aids.