If your workers drive as part of their jobs, it’s crucial that you have road safety policies, practices and procedures in place to ensure their safety while on the road. And because driving in the winter is particularly dangerous due to weather conditions, your road safety procedures should address the hazards posed by winter driving.
HOW TO USE THE TOOL
Use this form to help identify hazards posed by driving in the winter, assess the risks and understand control measures. The listing of hazards isn’t exhaustive; feel free to add other hazards that may be affect your workers. Use the “Notes” column to record workers, worker groups or locations that may be affected by a particular hazard. The results of your completed checklist can help you tailor your winter driving safety policies and procedures.