MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY AT WORK
Millions of workers drive or ride in a motor vehicle as part of their jobs. And, motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of work-related deaths in the U.S. The type of company or job doesn’t matter — the risk is there.
Explore our site to learn how the NIOSH Center for Motor Vehicle Safety provides research-based guidance to prevent motor vehicle crashes for:
- Truck drivers
- High-risk workers
- All who drive for work
What will you do to keep workers safe on the road?
This fact sheet gives employers and workers information on age-related changes that may affect older workers’ driving.
Learn how the terms “drowsy driving” and “fatigued driving” differ.
Read more in the third issue of our eNewsletter,
Behind the Wheel at Work.
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- Page last reviewed: March 31, 2016
- Page last updated: July 14, 2016
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Safety Research