Directing Traffic Toolbox Talk (UK) Mobile App
The person directing traffic with signs, flags or hand gestures is known as a traffic controller, flagman, stop/go man.
How does it work?
He is responsible for maintaining the safety and efficiency of traffic flow, as well as the safety of highway workers, while allowing construction, accident recovery or other tasks to proceed. Duties include directing traffic to safer areas where construction or traffic incidents are taking place and moderating traffic density to avoid traffic jams. Risks associated with directing traffic include: being struck by a moving vehicle, being struck by a vehicle load, dust and fumes, flying debris, aggressive drivers. The Directing Traffic Toolbox Talk (UK) app includes illustrations of hand signals and traffic signage.
You can find more Toolbox Talk forms for the UK in the GoCanvas store.