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Peer reviewed journals

Work related injuries in Washington State's Trucking Industry, by industry sector and occupation.
Smith C. Williams J. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 2014. Click here for the complete article. Or for the short version, here are the research findings.


Assessment of perceived injury risks and priorities among truck drivers and trucking companies in Washington State.
Spielholz, P. et. al. Journal of Safety Research, 2008. Click here for the complete article.

The information provided on the linked sites is solely the view of the authors and does not reflect the official views of TIRES and / or L&I.

What will rushing get you?

When it comes to ladders, rushing can get you a lot of pain. Use this interactive training to review safe ladder techniques.

To download a PowerPoint file of the simulator click here

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Prevent slips and falls with the Friction Simulation Tool

Tire chaining

Ratchet vs. Lever binders