Traffic Marshal (Banksman) Course
Duration: 1 DAY
WHAT IS A BANKSMAN?
Traffic marshal (Banksman) are operatives trained to direct vehicle movement on or around site. They are often called Traffic Marshals
HOW CAN WE KEEP BANKSMEN SAFE?
- Ensure that they are trained and competent to direct moving vehicles
- Provide a protected position from which they can work in safety
- Provide distinctive ‘hi viz’ clothing for identification
- Tell drivers that if they can’t see the Banksman, they should stop immediately
- Agree on the use of standard signals