The Importance Of Traffic Control

On our way to our destination, we sometimes get stuck in a traffic jam due to road works, an accident or a special event. Signs inform us early enough so we have time to process the information and let us know what to do, like use another route. These signs are essential to ensure the safety of road users. What is traffic control and why is it so important?

50 Questions To Build Your Worksite Traffic Control Plan

A worksite traffic control plan ensures that construction workers and the public in or near the workplace remain safe. TCPs are critical to ensure a smooth workflow from start right through to finish. Workers who work on or near roadways are at risk of being hit by passing vehicles. Employers have a duty to protect workers from this hazard and can do so by developing and implementing effective traffic control plans for each road work zone.

Warehouse Traffic Management For Safety

Warehouse traffic management has become more important than ever. While many industries have suffered under the pandemic, the demand to develop warehouses and distribution centers has skyrocketed. Customers increasingly purchase goods online and expect delivery to their doorsteps. In this article, we’re sharing tips on how to manage risks coming from traffic movements in warehouses, including cars, delivery trucks, powered mobile plants, and pedestrians.

Traffic Control Company: Our 5 Hiring Tips

A traffic control company might be synonymous with extended delays with approvals, and workers sleeping in the ute. And, an overall shockingly overpriced experience… You’ve heard this before and wonder how to choose the traffic control company to work with? Looking for the best traffic control company in Sydney for your next development work or an event?

With the right material, the right people and a good organization, every project with your traffic control company will run smoothly. Therefore, read further to see how to make the right choice when hiring a traffic control company. Here are our 5 tips on hiring the right traffic control company in Sydney.

Sun Safety For Traffic Controllers

Sun safety for traffic controllers is essential in Australia. In fact, when you work outside, the sun is a health and safety issue. In particular, heat can be extremely dangerous. As a result, Absolute Traffic Management wants to share its sun safety tips for traffic controllers.

Exposure to sunlight is thought to increase the brain’s release of a hormone that helps boost mood and helps feeling calm and focused. However, while the sun’s UV rays help your body create vitamin D, which is important for your immune system, bones, and blood cells, they can also harm us after too much exposure.

Who Needs Traffic Management?

Who needs traffic management? According to SafeWork Australia, between 2013 and 2017, vehicle accidents in the construction industry caused an average of 251 incidents annually. Some crashes can be real serious and not only do they damage people and lives but they also cost everyone money. So, could you imagine what Sydney roads would look like if no one was managing traffic? But, what does traffic management include exactly? And, who needs it in 2021?