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Why are workers more vulnerable when carried in light lorries?

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Eugene Foo

In a collision, a heavy vehicle, by virtue of its mass, will generally sustain a lower change in velocity when compared with a smaller/lighter vehicle. This means the forces of a collision experienced by passengers in heavier vehicles are likely to be lower than the forces experienced in lighter vehicles.

Source: LTA


over 3 years ago