Posts about Safety Culture

Road safety’s critical role in social progress

October 01, 2022

Vulnerable road users account for 54% of global road traffic deaths. 500 children die every day, and older women are 17 times more likely to be killed.... Read more

Six reasons why road safety is an equality and social justice issue

September 01, 2022

Here are six reasons why a reduction in deaths involves addressing systemic global inequalities. We discuss the holistic approach required to tackle these.... Read more

Safety on Two Wheels: What Motorcyclists Need to Know

May 02, 2022

In 2016, two-wheelers were involved in 28% of global road fatalities. We provide tips for staying safe on two wheels and discuss how employers can help.... Read more

The growing risk from infotainment distraction

April 11, 2022

Drivers using in-vehicle infotainment may take their eyes off the road for a sustained period of time and may also become distracted by interacting with it... Read more

The Importance of Situation Awareness

March 15, 2022

A key foundation to all good driving is situation awareness, which has long been a staple in mission-critical areas like law enforcement and aviation.... Read more

The science behind taking regular breaks when driving

January 17, 2022

Fatigue is a leading cause of road traffic collisions with evidence to show that crash risk increases as driving time increases. Regular breaks are a must.... Read more

A new Decade of Action for Road Safety: WHO seeks to reduce road traffic deaths by 50%

January 03, 2022

The extension to the global road safety initiative, launched by the WHO and UN, seeks to reduce road traffic deaths and injuries by at least 50% by 2030. ... Read more

Driver Safety trends to watch out for in 2022

January 01, 2022

We summarise all the major road safety trends we expect to see in 2022 and what these may mean for drivers and businesses around the world. ... Read more

How to Drive Safely in the Winter

December 14, 2021

How caution, practice, and proper mental and physical preparation can go a long way in being a safe winter driver. Here are some practical tips for drivers... Read more

Why driver safety programmes cannot be voluntary

October 20, 2021

Given the importance of driver safety and the difficulties of retaining engagement in a voluntary initiative, a safe driving programme must be mandated.... Read more

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