‘Safer by Design’
MQP constantly strive to explore safer and more efficient Working practices. We have been able to:-
All this has enabled us to produce a vehicle which is not just “fit for purpose”, but also “Safer by Design” for the professional driver. By listening and understanding the needs and operational requirements of a tipper driver, we are able to adapt the way we do things to enhance a safer working environment. MQP have a high proportion of the fleet already specified to the CLOCS Standard. Our target is for the fleet to be completely specified to the CLOCS Standard by 2017. Along with this all the fleet will be Silver accredited FORS members by the end of 2017.
The picture below shows some of the potential risks associated with a tipper vehicle and improvements made: