Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of work-related deaths in the US. Whether you drive an agency or a private vehicle, this class is a good review of California motor vehicle laws and safety measures for driving non-commercial vehicles.
Topics include basic driver skills and awareness, defensive driving strategies, distracted driving, driving in challenging road and weather conditions, and using modern safety technology. Specific tips are shared for determining safe distances from other vehicles, checking tire tread, and conducting pre-trip inspections of a vehicle.
CalOSHA Title 8, Section 3203; CVC
Who Should Attend:
Anyone driving motor vehicles for the Agency; anyone submitting expense reports for mileage