The 2020 grant awards will fund seven states – Illinois, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Washington and Wyoming – with a total of $210,000 to support enhanced identification and assessment of alcohol and drug impaired drivers.

States awarded grants to combat impaired driving

The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) and the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (Responsibility.org) are awarding grants to help states keep Americans safe from...
The awareness month focuses on saving lives and preventing injuries, from the workplace to anyplace.

June is National Safety Month

Every year, America’s National Safety Council (NSC) recognizes June as National Safety Month. The awareness month focuses on saving lives and preventing injuries, from the...
The guidance is based on recommendations from the SAFER task force and incorporates 10 universal actions for employers to consider before reopening. It is accompanied by a series of playbooks with in-depth recommendations for doing so safely.

NSC releases workplace guidance for employers

The National Safety Council (NSC) has released guidance for employers to help them prioritize safety during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. The guidance is...
The framework is based on recommendations from the SAFER: Safe Actions for Employee Returns task force and provides a map that NSC hopes the Department of Labor will adopt as part of its Opening America’s Workplaces Again national online dialogue.

NSC unveils back to work plan for U.S. employers

The National Safety Council (NSC) has released a framework summary for employers identifying six critical areas to prioritize as they consider reopening and returning...

COVID Resource Center

eDriving has launched a dedicated COVID-19 Resource Center for fleet operators to help them protect the safety of their drivers during the coronavirus pandemic. The...
In a survey conducted this week, over 70% of NSC member companies indicated they have employees still reporting to work, unable to work remotely.

Business leaders urged to take aggressive action

National Safety Council (NSC) President and CEO Lorraine Martin is urging business leaders across the United States to take aggressive action to ensure employee...
Yet, focusing on personal wellbeing remains crucial at this time, with good health, a positive attitude and 100% focus all critical elements in safe driving.

COVID-19: Prioritizing driver well-being

With so much on their minds as they continue working during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is understandable that at-work drivers might lose sight of...
And while, understandably, this will remain front of mind for the foreseeable future, it’s important that drivers don’t lose sight of the many other risk factors facing them on the roads every day.

COVID-19: Helping fleet drivers stay focused on road safety

For at-work drivers the world over, the number one priority at present is taking hygiene and other safety precautions to help prevent the spread...
Maintaining a positive workplace culture that reassures those who drive for work that their safety comes before anything else, can significantly help to maintain safe behaviors on the road at this time.

COVID-19: Maintaining fleet driver morale

With many of those who drive for work currently being relied upon to continue delivering essential goods and services amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the...