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Defensive Driving 2.0

Defensive Driving 2.0


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
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Overview/Description
Every year, motor vehicle accidents result in thousands of deaths, and many of these result from occupational motor vehicle incidents. This course provides simple, effective defensive driving techniques you can use to reduce your chances of being involved in a motor vehicle accident. It covers accident prevention techniques, safety precautions for driving in hazardous conditions, and the risks of drinking and driving. It also explores the use of vehicle safety features and covers guidelines for driving safely on the job. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.

Target Audience
Employees, first-line supervisors, and department managers

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
0.3

Lesson Objectives

Defensive Driving 2.0

  • recognize accident prevention techniques
  • recognize hazardous driving conditions that require extra safety precautions
  • identify the importance of wearing seatbelts
  • recognize facts concerning the impact of drinking and driving
  • identify vehicle safety measures on the job
  • Course Number:
    ehs_hsf_a96_sh_enus