The NSW Roads and Traffic Authority provides information about safer work driving, noting that 30% of all road crash fatalities are work related and that 27% of work vehicles are involved in accidents each year with each incident costing organisations approximately $2000.
- Safe driving policiesInformation about developing a safe driving policy, including links to sample safer driving policies and procedures.
Safe driving tips
Links to guides that provide tips for safe driving.
Driver training can be used to supplement safe driving policies but by itself may not be enough to decrease the occurrence of accidents. Coaching for specific problem areas may be more effective than one day of general training provided when a new employee starts work.
Following are some organisations offering driver training:
Links to safer driving tools:
Links to information related to safer driving:
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