COVID-19 Resource Center

Free eLearning Modules

COVID-19: Defensive Driving Tips & Best Practices

This short (7 Minute) eLearning course provides quick and easy tips for drivers who continue to work during the COVID-19 pandemic, along with a 5-question quiz to lock in key learnings.

Topics covered include:

  • Personal/vehicle hygiene and sanitization best practices
  • Advice on off-limits locations and staying safe during rest breaks
  • Social distancing, customer interactions and unsafe working spaces
  • The importance of defensive driving
  • Avoiding distractions behind the wheel
  • Prioritizing well-being
  • Links to latest best practices from the CDC (Center for Disease Control) and WHO (World Health Organization).

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WEBINAR: COVID-19: Staying Safe While Driving for Work Purposes

While some companies have had no or little interruption in service, others have been in complete lockdown over recent weeks. With the world having changed dramatically, and new health and safety considerations to address, what additional precautions do businesses need to take to protect those driving for work?

In this webinar, eDriving’s Senior Vice President of Risk Engineering, Jim Noble, and eDriving’s Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Advisor, Teri Snow, CSP, will discuss the key issues facing those who drive for work, and recommend the steps you can take to continue protecting drivers with COVID-conscious policies.

The webinar will help you to:

  • Determine if employees are ready and prepared to return to or continue driving for work
  • Assess and communicate drivers’ COVID-related risk exposures
  • Implement employee protection measures, including social distancing and hygiene plans
  • Communicate the importance of defensive driving in light of COVID-related distractions
  • Address “returning home” precautions to help keep drivers and their families safe

Date: Thursday June 4, 2020
Time: 11:00 AM PDT / 2:00 PM EDT / 7:00 PM GMT

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Q&A with our Experts

Q: Do I need to change any policies regarding authorized family use of company vehicles?

A: During the COVID-19 pandemic, a sensible option for fleet, safety, and risk managers is to restrict family authorization to limit the number of people using the same vehicle.

Jim Noble
Senior Vice President, Risk Engineering

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Q: What should I do if a driver mentions they feel unwell during their shift?

A: The well-being of drivers is top priority. Ensure that they feel well enough to drive home, or to contact a relative to collect them. Read more in the link below.

Teri Snow
eDriving’s EHS&S Advisor

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