Resources To Help Promote Distracted Driving Awareness

The issue of distracted driving is no surprise to any of us. The National Highway Safety Administration's most recent study found that in one year alone, distracted driving took the lives of 2,841 Americans. Whether you're a truck driver, an agent, or you have some other role, distracted driving can affect you and your family. At Great West Casualty Company, we have compiled resources to help keep you and your family safe. Use our resources below to educate yourself on how to prevent distracted driving. All of these resources are available to share on social media. 

 

Financial Impact of Distractions

Distractions are a high-risk exposure that motor carriers cannot overlook. Incidents
like a distracted employee slipping in the shop or losing focus while driving and hitting
another vehicle can have a lasting, negative impact on your company’s bottom line.

Click here to download our eBook "Financial Impact of Distractions."

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Great West Blogs

These blogs are a great resource to help you educate yourself and others on the issue of distracted driving. With a variety of topics from how to avoid distracted driving to managing distracted driving through leadership, read these blogs for some great tips.

Downloadable Resources

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Focus on Mindfulness When Driving

Mindfulness refers to one's ability to be alert enough to make the right decision to avoid a hazard before it happens.

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How Drivers Can Avoid Pattern Driving

Pattern driving refers to practicing unsafe behaviors, such as distracted driving, speeding or tailgating.

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What Can You Do To Prevent Distracted Driving?

Distracted driving is any activity that diverts your attention away from driving.

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Social Media Resources

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Video: 8 Seconds, One Fatal Decision

It only took eight seconds, but countless lives changed when a Minnesota truck driver caused a fatal accident while being distracted by his phone. 

Hear His Story