Motor Vehicle Safety Programs

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Jan 15, 2017
Road safety in corporate fleet settings: Approaches from organisational and industrial psychology

http://www.carrsq.qut.edu.au/documents/publication_095.pdf

This paper poutlines some theories and conceptual approaches from organizational and industrial psychology which are applicable for researching work-related driving and designing fleet safety countermeasures.

Source: CARRSQ

Jan 15, 2017
Traffic Safety in Marine Terminals

http://www.osha.gov/Publications/3337-07-2007-English-07192007.html

This OSHA guidance document is designed to help improve traffic safety in marine terminals.

Source: OSHA

Jan 15, 2017
Work-Related Motor Vehicle Crashes: Preventing Injuries to Young Drivers - September 2013 - What Employers Should Know

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2013-153/pdfs/2013-153.pdf

This fact sheet will help employers be more aware of the risk of motor vehicle crashes among younger workers and offer recommendations to prevent motor vehicle crashes.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 15, 2017
How to Make Safer, More Knowledgeable Drivers—On and Off the Job

https://blogs.cdc.gov/niosh-science-blog/2016/02/11/auto-safety/

This NIOSH Science Blog addresses questions related to how employers can help workers understand and learn how to use safety features built into vehicles they drive for work.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 15, 2017
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Motor Vehicle Safety

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/motorvehicle/default.html

Explore our site to learn how the NIOSH Center for Motor Vehicle Safety provides research-based guidance to prevent motor vehicle crashes

Source: NIOSH

Sep 01, 2016
Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet Plus: Motor Vehicle Safety for Employers and Employees

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/factsheets/fs18.pdf

The Standards and Technical Resources Section of Oregon OSHA produced this fact sheet on motor vehicle safety to highlight our programs, policies, or standards.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Mar 01, 2015
Workplace Safety and Health Topics: Distracted Driving

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/distracteddriving/default.html

Distracted driving occurs any time you take your eyes off the road, your hands off the wheel, and your mind off your primary task: driving safely.

Source: NIOSH

Dec 01, 2007
Oregon OSHA's Vehicle Safety for small businesses in the construction industry

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHApubs/4767.pdf

Check out this Oregon OSHA guide if you’re a construction small-business owner whose employees don’t need a commercial driver’s license to drive company vehicles or if you’re the employee who logs the miles.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Feb 01, 2007
Review of best practice road safety initiatives in the corporate and/or business environment

http://monash.edu/miri/research/reports/muarc166.html

This project investigated the potential to introduce road safety based initiatives in the corporate environment.

Source: Monash University

Feb 01, 2007
Driving The Forgotten Side of Safety

http://ehstoday.com/fleet/ehs_imp_37743

Is your company taking steps to prevent the leading cause of injury and death for American workers?

Source: EH&S Today