How to Maintain a Fleet Safety Program

According to the United States Department of Labor's Occupational Safety & Health Administration, you need a driver safety program: To save lives and to reduce the risk of life-altering injuries within your workforce. To protect your organization's human and financial resources. To guard against potential company and personal liabilities associated with crashes involving employees driving on company business. Your program should work to keep the driver and those with whom he/she shares the road safe. And, if necessary, the program must work to change driver attitudes, improve behavior, and increase skills to build a "be safe" culture. Sounds easy, right? Right? ... *crickets* Wanting the results of an effective Safety Program is admirable, but the real accomplishment is getting the results. This article provides recommendations on how to put your GPS data to work once you have it. Measure What You Want to Manage First things first. Deciding what to…