Roads are the workplaces for fleet operators
25% of Road Crashes are Work-Related
As of 2014, there were more than 335 million commercial vehicles on the world’s roads. Millions of workers drive or ride in a vehicle as part of their jobs.
SAFER COMPANIES & FLEETS focuses on empowering companies to be responsible for their people and as a result, create a culture of safety and welfare for them – as our employees and communities. TSR is committed to leveraging member companies’ collective private sector intellectual capital and expertise to advance best practices for companies and fleets.
Motor vehicle crashes are THE leading cause of work-related deaths in the U.S. alone. Globally, the figure accounts for an astounding 25% of all road crashes. Moreover, that 25% increases to 50% if you include commuting in this figure. Here’s another startling statistic, 40% of occupational deaths are due to transportation incidents.
Even though fleet managers have access to GPS-based telematics and in-cab driver assistance technology that is often paired with in-cab dash cameras—all of which can keep drivers and the public safe—many drivers and even some managers are critical of the technology, significantly impacting adoption and use. Knowing some companies are struggling to get their drivers to buy into in-cab cameras, we released our Driver Attitudes Towards Vehicle Safety Technology white paper in February 2022.