Winter’s approaching – and that can make driving even more hazardous. So, check out these top tips on keeping safe on the roads:
AA has some useful tips on smart driving. These include:
The New Zealand Transport Agency has produced this infographic with simple tips to reduce fatigue. It makes a great poster you can print out to discuss at safety meetings, or post around worksites.
The only cure for fatigue is sleep, and one of NZTA’s tips is for tired workers to take a 15-minute nap before they drive. Print out a ‘Sleep before you drive’ poster and post it around your worksite.
You could also encourage people to try NZTA’s driver fatigue calculator to assess their risk of fatigue.