Mobile equipment operator or pedestrian fails to comply with site requirements, caused by:

  • Failure to follow operating instructions e.g. forklift driving with elevated load
  • Ignoring directions or instructions in site communications (signs, work orders, supervisor given)
  • Deliberate and/or a lapse when working with, in or around mobile equipment
  • Use of Personal Electronic Devices outside site rules and requirements
  • Right of way rules not being followed
  • Fatigue/Fitness for Work – not matching lifestyle/behaviours with requirements for personal alertness to meet site requirements

 Credible Failure mode is addressed by:

  • BI-01P.01 Trained, Competent and Authorised Mobile Equipment Operators
  • BI-01P.02 Task expectations are well communicated and reinforced over the work shift.
  • BI-01S.01 Clear operator performance management expectations supported by an active and consistent performance management process
  • BI-01S.03 Consultation and communication on safety and health
  • BI-05D.03 Effective contractor management processes
  • BI-05P.06 Structured line and functional support for supervisors when applying site performance management processes
  • BI-05S.01 Regular and consistent application of performance management processes


Last Updated: 06/08/2020 03:26:06am