Bridge Strikes

This modular course has been designed in partnership with National Highways, to support the logistics industry and highlight the risk that collisions with bridges poses to all users of high-speed roads.

Benefits of attending 

  • Remind professional drivers of the importance of road safety and help safeguard vocational licences.
  • Improved understanding of road signage relating to bridges and diversion routes.
  • Understand the correct actions to take should a bridge strike occur.
  • Highlight the costs and consequences of bridge strikes to all road users and vehicle operators.

Course content 

  • To share past operator experience with bridge strikes and learn from these experiences.
  • The importance of route planning.
  • Consequences and costs.
  • Education is better than litigation - prevention measures.
  • Checks before driving.
  • Bridge Strikes – dealing with it.
  • The Traffic Commissioner’s view.

Course duration 

  • Haly day (3.5 hours in duration and will be combined with another half day module.) 
  • Maximum 16 delegates 

 For more information please email or call 03717 11 22 22.