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Occupational Road Safety Alliance

Resources

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Resources Publications

Overall Management System

"Driving at Work" (ref INDG382)
The HSE guide for employers, first published in 2003 and revised in 2014.

An Introductory Guide to Managing Occupational Road Risk
RoSPA Guide

National Road Safety Partnership Program (NRSPP)
A comprehensive ‘knowledge bank’ of work-related road safety resources from organisations in many countries around the world.

Standard for construction logistics: Managing work related road risk (WRRR)
The CLOCS Standard aims to ensure construction companies follow effective practice in managing their operations, vehicles, drivers and construction sites

Plan. Do, Check Act: An Introduction to Managing Health and Safety
HSE Guide

Health and Safety Regulation: A Short Guide
HSE Guide

Five steps to risk assessment
HSE Guide

Leading Health and Safety at Work - Actions for Directors, board members, business owners and organisations of all sizes
HSE Guide

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at Work
HSE Guide

ISO 39001
ISO Standard for organisations to create and implement a Road Traffic Safety Management System.

Managing Occupational Road Risk in SMEs
RoSPA Guide

Managing Occupational Road Risk in Voluntary Organisations
RoSPA Guide

Providing and Using Work Equipment Safely: A Brief Guide
HSE Guide

Overall Policy Statement
Driving for Better Business Guide

Rules and Procedures
Driving for Better Business Guide

Data Recording
Driving for Better Business Guide

Risk Assessment
Driving for Better Business Guide

Policy
Driving for Better Business Guide

Minimising Risk – Control Measures
Driving for Better Business Guide

Audit Communication and Review
Driving for Better Business Guide

General Advice
Driving for Better Business Guide

Toolkit
Driving for Better Business Toolkit

Brake Open Access Tools
Brake Guides

Essential guide to fleet safety for SMEs and employers starting out in road risk management
Brake Guide

Reporting and recording crash data
Brake Guide

Basic Fleet Safety Management Model
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Complete Fleet Safety Management System
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Complete Fleet Safety Management System: Implementation
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Consulting Staff

Consulting and involving your workers
HSE Online advice

Consulting Employees on Health and Safety: A Brief Guide to the Law
HSE Guide

Worker involvement in health and safety: what works?
HSE/RoSPA research report

Worker Involvement in Safety and Health (WISH)
RoSPA online advice

Enhancing workforce involvement in health and safety in non-unionised workplaces
Notes from a RoSPA exploratory workshop

 

Driving

Highway Code

Project Pictogram
Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service resource for presenting messages around ‘The Fatal Four’ road safety topics.

Safer Driving at Work: A Guide for Unison Safety Representatives
Unison Guide

Driver standards
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Driver Fitness

Driving for Work: Fitness to Drive
RoSPA Guide

Driving Eyesight Rules
Department for Transport online information

Eyesight and Driving
RoSPA Factsheet

Medical matters: fit to drive?
GEM Motoring Assist online guide

Stress and distractions
Brake Guide

Driver standards
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Driver Fitness Standard
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Alcohol and Drugs

Driving for Work: Drink and Drugs
RoSPA Guide

www.drinkdrivingkills.com
Website

Drug Driving
DfT Think Road Safety Information

Drink Driving
DfT Think Road Safety Information

Drug Use and Driving
Department for Transport online information

Drug Driving Law
Department for Transport online information

 

Driver Distraction

Driving for work: Mobile Phones
RoSPA Guide

Eliminating driver distractions for managers
Brake Guidance Report

Avoiding distractions
Brake Guide for Drivers

'Rebekka' distractions poster
Brake Poster for drivers

Stress and distractions
Brake Guide

Driver distraction
Brake Fleet Survey Report

Driver Distraction
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Driver Fatigue

www.awakeltd.info
A website raising awareness of impairment due to tiredness and fatigue

Sleep SOS Report
A report by the Sleep Alliance

Tiredness and fatigue
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Journey Planning

Driving for Work: Safer Journey Planner
RoSPA Guide

Safer Journey Planner
RoSPA Guide

Journey scheduling
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Route planning
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Driver Assessment and Training

CLOCS Guide - Managing driver training and licensing
A CLOCS Guide

Driving for Work: Driver Assessment & Training
RoSPA Guide

Driving for Work film
RoSPA Film

Drivers and Vulnerable Road Users
RoSPA Guide

At-work driver assessment and monitoring
Brake Guide

Protecting vulnerable road users
Brake Guide

Driver Training and Development
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Driver Performance Appraisal and Review
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Young Drivers at Work

Young Drivers at Work Workshop

Young Drivers at Work report

 

Driver Handbooks

Safer Driving for Work Handbook
RoSPA Handbook for at-work drivers

Volunteer Driver's Handbook
RoSPA Guide

Fleet Forum Fleet Safety Guide
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Speed

Driving for work: Safer Speed Policy
RoSPA Guide

RoSPA's Top Ten Tips for Staying Within the Limit
RoSPA Advice Sheet

Speed
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Winter Driving

Floods and heavy Rain
AA online advice

Winter Driving Tips
RoSPA Advice Sheet

Winter Driving
GEM Motoring Assist online guide

Safer Journeys in Times of Floods
GEM Motoring Assist online guide

 

Vehicle Safety

Driving for Work: Choosing Safer Vehicles
RoSPA Guide

Driving for Work: Vehicle Technology
RoSPA Guide

Vehicle Technology: A Manager's Guide
RoSPA Guide

Driver and Passenger Security
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Vehicle Maintenance
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Servicing
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Driver managed vehicle repairs
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Vehicle Checks
Fleetsafe Online Advice

Vehicle Defects
Fleetsafe Online Advice

The MOT Test Explained
Money Advice Service Online Guide

 

Grey Fleet

Driving for Work: Own Vehicles
RoSPA Guide

Privately Owned Vehicles
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Telematics

Driving for work: Using Telematics
RoSPA Guide

 

Minibuses

Minibus Safety: A Code of Practice
RoSPA Guide

 

Motorcycling

Safer Motorcycling through Work
RoSPA Guide

 

Emergency Vehicles

www.bluelightaware.org.uk
A short video

 

Alternatives to Driving

Powownow
Conference call service

BT Conferencing
Audio, video and web conferencing services

Adobe Acrobat Connect Pro
Web conferencing software

 

Workplace Transport

Workplace Transport Safety – A Brief Guide
HSE guide

HSE Advice: Vehicles at work
HSE Advice

Workplace transport safety: A Brief Guide
HSE Guide

Vehicles at work - Reversing
HSE online advice

Coupling and Uncoupling
HSE online advice about LGV coupling and parking

Management of driving on the organisations premises
Fleetsafe Online Advice

 

Collision Reporting

Driving for Work: Incident Reporting and Investigation
RoSPA Guide

CLOCS Toolkit - Managing collision reporting and analysis
A CLOCS Guide

 

Large Vehicles

Cyclists and Lorries
A RoSPA film

PB - TfL-Construction Logistics Plan Guidance for developers-201304

PB-TfL-Construction Logistics Plan Guidance for planners-201304

 

Suppliers and Contractors

CLOCS Guide - Managing work related road risk in contracts
A CLOCS Guide

CLOCS Guide - Managing supplier compliance
A CLOCS Guide