Safety of loads on vehicles: code of practice

Guidance about securing loads carried on vehicles.


Safety of loads on vehicles: code of practice (third edition)

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This code of practice gives guidance for securing all loads carried on vehicles.

Practice guide for staff involved in the loading and unloading of vehicles, including:

  • high loads
  • ferry operations
  • loader cranes
  • landing legs

This is the third edition of the guidance.

See information on overhanging loads on vehicles.

Published 1 June 2002