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Fleet safety: developing & sustaining an effective program with ANSI/ASSE Z15.1.
Hammer-BS; Pratt-SG; Ross-P
Prof Saf 2014 Mar; 59(3):47-56
The risk of work-related motor vehicle crashes cuts across all industries and occupations. Between 2003 and 2008, workers employed by truck transportation companies had the highest risk of work-related fatality due to vehicle crashes while driving or riding in a motor vehicle on a public roadway. This article discusses how ANSI/ASSE Z15.1-2012 provides comprehensive guidance on fleet safety program elements and can be used as a foundation for auditing an existing program.
Motor-vehicles; Drivers; Transportation; Transportation-workers; Truck-drivers; Trucking; Accident-rates; Accident-statistics; Safety-programs; Safety-research; Standards; Risk-analysis; Accident-analysis; Accident-prevention; Accidents; Mortality-data; Surveillance
Issue of Publication
IA; WV; IL
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division