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Alert: Tire Explosion – Pyrolysis

Large rubber tires for trucks and heavy equipment have the potential to explode with devastating force as result of a decomposition process, which can occur when the tire overheats or is exposed to a heat source. Workers and others may sustain critical or fatal injuries as a result.

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IHSA Safety Talk – Slip and Fall Hazard for Truck Drivers

Slip and fall hazards continue to create critical injuries to Ontario’s truck drivers. Slippery surfaces in loading areas, icy weather conditions, and drivers jumping down from the cab are just a few of the slip and fall hazards they face.

Read IHSA’s safety talk on Slip and fall hazards for truck drivers.