Uber mandates 6-hour rest breaks for drivers to avoid drowsy driving

Uber mandates 6-hour rest breaks for drivers to avoid drowsy driving

Uber has introduced new driver hours policies in the UK and U.S. to help prevent drowsy driving. The UK policy requires a licensed driver on...
Research: even with autonomous features, drivers want to stay in control

Research: Even with autonomous features, drivers want to stay in control

Drivers are most comfortable with autonomous features that make smooth, gradual movements and are wary of using such technology in the most challenging driving...
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Drivers’ hours rules are changing in the UK, with new penalties being introduced for driving tired.

A guide to new drivers’ hours rules

Drivers’ hours rules are changing in Great Britain (GB), with new penalties being introduced for driving tired. Below is a simple explanation of the...

FLEET

The European Union (EU) should require alcohol interlocks to be fitted in all new professional vehicles, according to the European Transport Safety Council (ETSC).

ETSC calls for mandatory alcohol interlocks in professional vehicles

The European Union (EU) should require alcohol interlocks to be fitted in all new professional vehicles, according to the European Transport Safety Council (ETSC). The...
“State of the Road, A Fact Sheet of the Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Queensland (CARRS-Q)” collates the latest statistics relating to work-related safety. It also details relevant legislation and explains the importance of work-related safety.

Australian fact sheet highlights importance of work-related safety

There were 182 work-related traumatic injury fatalities in Australia in 2016, of which 99 (54%) involved a vehicle, according to a new report. “State of...

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