Work-needs analysis

 

 

This short questionnaire is designed to evaluate and establish an organisation’s requirements for management of Health and Safety and Work-Related Road Safety.

 

 

1

 

Yes

2

 

No

3

Don’t know

Does your company check the validity of driving licences on recruitment and periodically?

1

2

3

If the company has 5 or more employees, does it have a written road safety document?

1

2

3

Do you ensure that your drivers have driving skills to meet basic road safety standards?

1

2

3

Do you evaluate whether your drivers require additional driver training to carry out their duties safely?

1

2

3

Does the company provide induction training for drivers?

1

2

3

Does the company arrange training for drivers who are most at risk, e.g. High annual mileage, young drivers or poor collision records?

1

2

3

Do your drivers know what actions to take to ensure their own safety if their vehicle breaks down?

1

2

3

Does your company provide a handbook giving road safety advice and information to their drivers?

1

2

3

Does your company ensure drivers are aware of the dangers of fatigue?

1

2

3

Does your company ensure that their driver’s knowledge of the Highway Code is up to date?

1

2

3

Do you ensure privately owned vehicles are not used for work duties unless they are properly insured and have a valid MOT certificate if required?

1

2

3

Have you taken steps to ensure that your key employees are aware of how receiving penalty points or a driving ban will affect the company and their position within the company?

1

2

3

Are you aware of how the Corporate Manslaughter Act will affect you, your department and your company?

1

2

3

 

If you answered ‘1’ to all the questions, congratulations, however, it is important to review your policy periodically.

 

If you answered ‘2’ to any question, you need to address these matters immediately to ensure that you and your company manage and comply with current HSE regulations and legislation

 

If you answered ‘3’ to any question, you need to establish who in the company is responsible for work-related road safety and immediately address these matters to ensure that you and the company manage and comply with current HSE regulations and legislation.

 

Contact TAG Trailer Towing Training to discuss who we may help you with your needs to establish an effective Work Related Road Safety Policy

 


Call

E-mail