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“Imagine you’re working – you’re up against it. It’s wet, it’s dark and you’re concentrating. You saw some blue cones further down the road, acting as a symbol that there’s something important that you shouldn’t be hitting, but that was fifteen minutes ago…”
When you’re under pressure in any working environment, the risk of accidents is naturally heightened, but workers who maintain highways are exposed to a particular risk that David Goldsby, the Technology Innovation Manager for Carnell, was challenged to address.
“On average, two people a year lose their lives from hitting overhead lines and Carnell’s driver is to make step changes in safety and efficiencies in the highways sector. We’ve created a team that can look at emerging technologies and try to make good use of them in our industry”