Company Driver Legislation
All drivers who are expected to drive for the purposes of their job are subject to the relevant H&S laws. This list is not intended to be exhaustive, but it is pretty comprehensive, and should cover most areas of legislation that the average driver will need to know about.
Company Driver Legislation for Trainers and Fleet Managers
There is a simple guide explaining how the Corporate Manslaughter legislation affects company drivers. We have also recently updated the information on our sister site for professional 4x4 operators.
If you have any queries about what legislation is applicable to your company, vehicles and drivers, please feel free to email us:
Everyone forgets about this one!
If you only read one thing to do with road safety at work - read this.
More info, and some scary facts.
Short - what a relief!
Yep, this is where you have to step up to the mark guys.
This is the main legislation regulating the management of workplace health and safety. Long, dull, but very important.
The 'umbrella' legislation for all of the regulations.
Slightly simpler to get through.
Useful guidance and worth considering as best practice even for category B vans.
(PUWER) Regs - useful for all using 4x4s and other specific vehicles.
Several case studies of company policy on road safety from the HSE.
A good guide to risk assessment in the workplace.
Another good clear HSE guide.
Interesting and useful example based on a motor vehicle body shop.
HSE - useful guide.
Another good HSE guide.
This isn't an exhaustive list by any means. If you have a specific issue then we may be able to point you in the right direction. Advice is free - please contact us: