This week we assisted our dealers, Phoenix Hire & Sales at a Safety and Health awareness day being held in Swansea.
The aim of this event was to not only raise awareness of key health and safety issues facing the construction industry but also give practical advice on how to avoid risks on sites. Particularly in relation to the interface between people and plant/transport.
As part of the display Phoenix showed an Ammann ARR1575 trench roller and a 5 tonne Yanmar ViO50-6 excavator. These machines were chosen as they both have a number of key benefits that makes the operator and surrounding site safer.
Some of the safety related benefits of these two models are as follows: