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Fleet safety: helping find a safer way

A directory of organisations that can help fleets find a safer way to operate.

AA RISK MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS
Tel: 0800 521072
www.theaa.com/business-customers/risk-management.jsp.

AA Risk Management Solutions provides a range of services including a fleet risk audit, policy and documentation, online licence checking and driver assessment and training, both online and practical. There are also road risk seminars and accident and document management.

ACCIDON’T
Tel: 01530 451347
www.accidont.co.uk.

Formed in 1999, AcciDON’T offers driver training and advice on a company’s health and safety policy. The service is bespoke to the client and tries to ensure that the training experience is an enjoyable one for the drivers.

AVOIDD
Tel: 0870 609 4562
www.drinkdrive.co.uk.

Suppliers of integrated drug and alcohol workplace services, Avoidd offers policy advice, drug recognition and training for drivers and management.

DRIVE & SURVIVE
Tel: 0870 121 8339
www.drivesurvive.co.uk

With 700 clients and 50,000 drivers trained each year, Drive & Survive has 21 years of risk reduction work across the UK. It was named best risk management company at

DRIVETECH (UK)
Tel: 01344 773144
www.drivetech.co.uk

DriveTech specialises in driver training and fleet risk management. It shares some training facilities with the Transport Research Laboratory in Berkshire. It is a past winner of the Fleet News Best Risk Management Company award.

FLEETSAFE DRIVER SOLUTIONS
Tel: 01925 763928
www.fleetdrivertraining.org.uk

Fleetsafe offers a comprehensive assessment of fleet drivers’ abilities, and provides fleet managers with a full risk assessment report and feedback. The firm focuses on attitude, safety and techniques behind the wheel for car, van and minibus drivers.

FLEET SAFETY ASSOCIATION
Tel: 020 7344 9236
www.fleetsafetyassociation.co.uk

The FSA comprises a number of organisations, whose combined aim is to get occupation driver safety on the agenda of every board room.

GRENDONSTAR
Tel: 0161 443 0055
www.grendonstar.co.uk

Grendonstar focuses on problems associated with drug and alcohol misuse in the work place, and has developed a strategy to fulfil a company’s obligations around the problem. It promises to assess the firm and develop procedures and policies to combat drink and drugs at work.

IAM FLEET
Tel: 0208 996 9700
www.iam.org.uk/iamfleet

IAM Fleet is the professional training division of the Institute of Advanced Motorists, formed in 1985 specifically to improve the driving standards of company vehicle drivers.

IAM PRO-DRIVE
Tel: 0845 260 7997
www.pro-drive.co.uk

Part of the IAM Group, IAM Pro-Drive provides tailored driver training and consultative occupational road risk solutions in the UK and abroad through a network of driver trainers.

MAC
Tel: 01745 828180
www.macdrivertraining.com

MAC offers road risk management, consultancy and driver development through in- house solutions and training courses. All its driver trainers are former Police Class 1 instructors.

NORWICH UNION
Tel: 0845 366 66 66
www.norwichunion.com/RiskManager

The insurance giant’s risk management tool is called Roadsense, and includes an online self assessment tool and information and advice on drivers, vehicles and journey management.

PEAK PERFORMANCE
Tel: 01246 244200
www.peakperformance.net

Peak Performance has supplied driver training and driver risk management across the UK from its base in Chesterfield since 1988. It is has won the Fleet News Best Risk Management Company Award three times – in 2002, 2003 and 2004.

RAC BUSINESS SOLUTIONS
Tel: 08000 156 638
www.rac.co.uk/business

The RAC’s business unit provides products for fleets large and small. As well as its traditional breakdown service it also offers accident management, claims handling, driver training, inspection services, telematics, legal services and risk management.

REALTIME RISK ASSESSMENT
Tel: 0870 350 0885
www.roadriskanswers.co.uk

Realtime Risk Assessment’s Road Risk Answers product includes a corporate risk assessment, driver audit system, return on investment model, action plans, executive reports and a reference library.

RISKFRISK
Tel: 0845 456 4136
www.riskfrisk.com

RiskFrisk’s Fleet Risk Profiler covers a range of fleet and related risks at strategic, management and operation levels and includes detailed reports and extensive benchmarking. Available online, it can be customised to clients’ requirements.

ROSPA
Tel: 0121 248 2023
www.rospa.com/drivertraining

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has its own driver and fleet solutions department. It has a wide range of risk management and training products, including an array of driver training and advanced tests and courses in instructing and accident investigation.

SAFED
Tel: 0870 190 8440
www.safed.org.uk

SAFED (Safe And Fuel Efficient Driving) is a Government-funded programme of training for van and LGV drivers. As the name suggests, it aims to improve drivers’ safety and fuel efficiency.

TRIMBLE
Tel: 0845 450 5995
www.trimble.co.uk

Trimble offers a range of tracking solutions to help fleets view vehicles in real time and produce reports to aid fleet maintenance and management.

ULTIMATE CAR CONTROL
Tel: 01344 751669
www.ultimatecarcontrol.com

Founded by former British Touring Car champion Robb Gravett, UCC provides a fleet risk management programme and driver training at a facility shared with the Transport Research Laboratory in Berkshire.

ZURICH RISK SERVICES
Tel: 0121 456 1311
www.zurich.co.uk/RiskServices

Part of the Zurich financial services group, Zurich Risk Services has been in existence for more than 80 years. Its services include a tailored fleet risk management solution, an online driver assessment programme and a standalone work-related road risk management audit.

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