Workers who work on or near roadways are at risk of being hit by passing vehicles. Employers have a duty to protect workers from this hazard and can do so by developing and implementing effective traffic control plans for each road work zone.
HOW TO USE THE TOOL
Adapt this checklist for your OHS program and the traffic control requirements in your jurisdiction’s OHS regulations. Use it when planning and preparing a traffic control plan to ensure that the plan will effectively protect workers from identified hazards.
Nova Scotia’s Temporary Workplace Traffic Control Manual