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    DRIVING FOR WORK CONFERENCE

    US host conference on preventing work-related driving deaths

    NIOSH is hosting an International Conference on Road Safety at Work to provide a forum to discuss strategies to prevent road traffic accidents in the workplace. This is the first international conference dedicated to this important occupational safety issue. A discussion paper on best practices in occupational road safety will be available before the conference. Road traffic injuries in the US account for over 35 percent of all occupational fatalities.

    Comment: If you are unable to make the conference why not try the wealth of information on preventing motor-vehicle-related occupational injuries and deaths on the NIOSH website. This is a risk of increasing importance on the UK scene and HSE has also published advice for employers and drivers.

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