CNA’s Robert Beneze, Risk Control Consulting Director, authored the article, “Dealing With Distracted Driving,” published by The Landscape Professional, the official magazine of the National Association of Landscape Professionals, which is the trade association for the landscape industry, representing more than 100,000 professionals.
Beneze discusses the consequences of using a phone while driving and how to select employee drivers, in addition to providing sample language for a company driving policy.
Dealing With Distracted Driving
According to the National Safety Council, 27% of all crashes involve cell phone use. Past performance of driving behavior is often a “predictor” of future driving outcomes. Effective controls for distracted driving and driver selection of employees who operate company owned vehicles and/or a personal vehicle for company business is critical to managing your commercial automobile exposure to loss.
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