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June 2021 Newsletter: Dip Your Toes in This Safety Pool

Best and Brightest In the U.S., preliminary data for 2020 shows that while vehicle miles driven were down, crash rates increased. Transportation incidents continue to be the leading cause of occupational fatalities. The most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics data from 2019 show an increase in transportation-related occupational fatalities. Of those killed on the job, nearly …

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Not Too Late to Submit Your Application, Be Part of Our Safety Celebration

It’s not too late to get recognized! Hard work and dedication to employee/driver and transportation safety deserves recognition! APPLY for 2021 Our Driving Concern Texas Employer Traffic Safety awards: Submit your application through this link. Each year, Our Driving Concern honors Texas employers through a unique awards recognition program. Traffic safety awards are presented to Texas organizations that …

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Motor Scooter Safety: Connect the Pieces of This Safety Puzzle

In recent years, motorized scooters have become the transportation rage. So have the accompanying safety concerns. Scooter riders have suffered broken bones and traumatic brain injuries from falls, striking pedestrians or fixed objects and in collisions with vehicles. In this edition of Live with Lisa, I share steps scooter riders can take to reduce risk. …

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National Safety Council Honors Texas Employers with 2020 Our Driving Concern Traffic Safety Awards

One reportable crash occurs every minute on Texas roads. Thousands die every year, and tens of thousands more suffer severe injuries. Today, the National Safety Council and representatives with the Our Driving Concern Texas Employer Traffic Safety Program are thrilled to recognize 12 traffic safety award recipients and six others who earned honorable mention for …

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