When Fluor Hanford, a US construction and maintenance company was noted by the US Department of Energy in 2004 that it had a high vehicle accident rate to government-owned vehicles, the company initially focussed upon speeding drivers and worked with the local sheriffs office to help catch them. However an analysis of the vehicle data revealed that more than 75% of accidents had occurred in parking lots, at parking lot speeds. Drivers were striking fixed objects when pulling out of parking spa...

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2.5.4 Identify and manage risks
11.6.4 Manage physical risk
9.6.5 Manage workplace cleanliness, health & safety

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