CDC Issues Guidelines for Preventing Work-Related Crashes

CDC Issues Guidelines for Preventing Work-Related Crashes

Although not breaking news, it’s still shocking to be reminded that vehicle crashes are the leading cause of worker death in the US.

US Work-related Motor Vehicle Crashes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is taking steps to get these fatalities down. They recently released employer guidelines to keep workers safe when operating a motor vehicle on the job. Not surprisingly, their recommendations center around creating and implementing a comprehensive Driving Safety Program.

Even if you already have a Safety Program, the thorough checklist at the end helps you see how your program measures up. GreenRoad customers will find that a large chunk of the items are covered by the GreenRoad system.

You can download the CDC guidelines directly here.