Roads and Maritime Services (replacing Roads and Traffic Authority) developed this policy for its employees who need to drive at work. This policy developed in 2002 outlines responsibilities of management and of employees in using Roads and Maritime Services (replacing Roads and Traffic Authority) vehicles. This also includes identifying risk factors such as fatigue.
WA Transport has developed a road safety manual to assist employers to develop policies for their organisations.
Council's FleetSafe policy and guidelines (PDF 2.36Mb 35 pages)
Explores safe driving and safe vehicle policies and operational guidelines by Roads and Maritime Services (replacing Roads and Traffic Authority) and Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils. PDF document.
Test your road safety knowledge by answering example questions which all licence applicants must undertake.
Useful and informative facts on hazard perception. As part of the new licensing scheme all new drivers need to pass this test to progress from a P1 to a P2 driver licence.
These rules include the Australian Road Rules (ARRs) which are a basically consistent set of rules applying right across Australia and making it easier all round for road users.
Roads and Maritime Services (replacing Roads and Traffic Authority) fatigue kit
Roads and Maritime Services (replacing Roads and Traffic Authority) has developed a driver fatigue kit designed to allow delivery of driver fatigue information to employees who use a company vehicle as part of their job, but not as the core activity of the job.
NRMA site presenting information about safer vehicles and crash tests.
Workcover NSW manages the State's workplace safety, injury management and workers compensation systems.
The Motor Accidents Authority NSW offers recent research and reports about road safety priorities in NSW.
Greenfleet - identifies the relationship between environmental concerns and car use and provides information on "greener" fleets.
An interactive website which lets you find your particular car's crash rating. Especially useful when purchasing new cars for fleet use.
A research and consultancy group based in Queensland, which has a range of information on safe work driving issues. Click on research and follow the link to work-related road safety/fleet safety.
Extensive report into safer work driving in Australia through an analysis of literature, interviews with fleet managers, and discussions with a range of fleet safety practitioners and other experts.
United Kingdom Occupational Road Safety Alliance.
United Kingdom Health and Safety Executive. Issues and research on work related road safety in the UK.