Safety While Working on Highways

A CIF Breakfast Briefing in conjunction with the National Roads Authority (NRA), the Local Authority Safety Advisors Group and the Health and Safety Authority

Developing expertise in the area of temporary traffic management (TTM) has been on the agenda of many agencies for the past decade. Advances have been made in developing resources and competencies during this period. Work is continuing to advance the skills and knowledge of practitioners in the sector.

This seminar will outline the experiences of the Health and Safety Authority on the ground and the Local Authorities will outline the findings from recent reviews of common issues arising at temporary traffic management sites. Also, the NRA will discuss the protection of workers on live roads and concerns regarding the actions of motorists through temporary traffic management.

Date:         Thursday 5th November 2015.

Venue:      Hodson Bay Hotel, Roscommon Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath

Programme:

8.30am – 9.00am    Registration, Networking and Refreshments

9.00am – 10.30am  Seminar

Speakers:

  • Conor Fitzgerald National Roads Authority Road Inspector
  • John Cooney Safety Officer, Limerick City & County Council
  • Padraic McMahon, HSA Inspector, Health and Safety Authority

Who should attend?

This session is targeted at contractors / engineers working on the public highway, Local Authority personnel and Health and Safety professionals.

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