Latest ‘Business Pulse’ from CDC Foundation addresses motor vehicle safety
Included is information on the challenges organizations face when it comes to preventing work-related crashes. Additional tools include an interactive infographic; a Q&A with Dr. Stephanie Pratt, director of the Center for Motor Vehicle Safety at NIOSH, and Dane Bremer, director of Corporate Safety and Global Business Continuity for Liberty Mutual; and other guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
“Preventing crashes takes a combined effort to address factors that may put workers at risk,” NIOSH Director John Howard said in a press release. “Our strong collaborations with the business community help us effectively communicate our research and recommendations to prevent work-related crashes, injuries and deaths.”
Federal statistics show motor vehicle crashes accounted for 36 percent of U.S. work-related deaths in 2014.