Driver knocks down security guard after "blindly" reversing into him

A driver was caught on video reversing into a security guard and knocking him down.

The video was posted on Cabbies United's Facebook page.

It is unclear where the incident happened but according to the time stamp, it occurred on Mar 19 at 9.36am.

In the video, the man can be seen standing and directing traffic.

A car is then seen reversing towards him from a distance.

The driver continues on his path and does not seem to see the security guard standing behind him.

He hits the man causing him to fall to the ground where he is seen clutching at his legs in pain.

The driver exits his vehicle and rushes to the man's side together with another bystander.

Netizens are calling out the driver for "blindly" reversing and not making proper checks to make sure the way was clear.