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Driving For Work Dr Karen McDonnell Head of RoSPA Scotland OHS Policy Adviser RoSPA

Topics

Main causes of collisions Identify some of the risks Why the company needs policies

What you the driver need to know to keep safe Work Related Road Accidents

1/3rd road accidents involve someone who is driving in the course of their work. Costs

Check list Journey Vehicle (including own vehicle use)

Driver Well Driven? Hows My Driving?

What makes a good driver? Good Driver?

Responsible attitude Awareness of risks Awareness of responsibilities Good vehicle control

Good level of observation, concentration Ability to anticipation Concentration

What affects our ability to concentrate? Concentration

Distractions What distractions are there Inside and outside the vehicle? Concentration

TRL Research 31m normal

(A) 35m Alcohol (within

legal limit) (B) 39m HANDS

FREE (C) 45 m HANDS

HELD (D) Concentration Driver impairment / fitness to drive

Alcohol Drugs

Medications and prescriptions Tiredness Mood / stress / health Attitude Eyesight

Alcohol Drugs and Medication

Tiredness Mood, Stress and Attitude

Eyesight Driver Health Brief Intervention

Observations Observations Observations

Observations Observations

Observations Speed Picture of safety camera

Picture from Speed Camera Rural Roads

Seatbelts and Passengers Accidents, breakdowns and emergencies

Accident recording and reporting Level Crossings

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