The videos below were all created with the aim of improving safety in tunnelling. The BTS is very grateful to the owners for sharing these with us and the wider industry.
This video records an incident where a tunneller was seriously injured when trying to enter a manrider in an unauthorised location beneath the TBM gantries, Through reconstruction and interviews, this video delivers a hard-hitting message. To view, please click here.
'Know your limits' - know when it is time to stop, stand back, and ask for assistance. This video covers a number of tunnelling accidents and incidents, where people tried to do the right thing, but were working outside the defined methodology. To view, please click here.
With thanks to Thames Water and MVB.
What begins as a journey into the TBM turns into a journey to a new safety culture. To view, please click here.
A number of incidents at the Lee Tunnel constructiom site are reviewed to reinforce the message to take time for safety. To view, please click here.
In this video Vinci employees around the world describe their safety culture. To view, please click here.