Risk aware driving

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Risk aware driving

  1. 1. Defensive Driving<br />Adnan Masood <br />Manager QHSE<br />The Chishtian Goods Transport<br />
  2. 2. Defensive Driving<br />What is defensive driving?<br />Defensive driving is a style of road driving that keeps you away from other people's problems. It's an intellectual approach that helps you save fuel, brakes, tyres and more importantly - lives.<br />You might simply be out for a rushing to an urgent delivery; whatever the reason for your journey, adopting a defensive driving approach will reduce stress, save money and get you there in one piece - and more often than not, get you there quicker!<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  3. 3. DefensiveDriving<br />animals<br />horses&riders<br />passengers<br />considerate<br />cyclists<br />olderdrivers<br />pedestrians<br />trafficlights<br />farm<br />vehicles<br />skilled<br />pedestrian<br />crossings<br />courteous<br />other<br />Speed<br />limits<br />cautious<br />Agooddriver<br />is………..<br />aware<br />car<br />drivers<br />weather<br />roadsurface<br />vehicle<br />faults<br />oillevel<br />tyres<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  4. 4. Defensive Driving<br />So what gets in the way off good driving?<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  5. 5. Defensive Driving<br />Aggression<br />Deadlines<br />Competitiveness<br />Adrenaline<br />Peer pressure<br />Apathy / Laziness<br />Drink / Drugs<br />Fatigue<br />Stress<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  6. 6. Defensive Driving<br />A Hazard is<br />Anything which contains a element off actual or potential danger<br />Anything likely to cause us to change speed or direction<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  7. 7. Defensive Driving<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  8. 8. Defensive Driving<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  9. 9. Defensive Driving<br />Take into account:<br />what can be seen<br />what cannot be seen<br />what might reasonably be expected to happen<br />which hazards represent the greatest threat<br />contingency plans<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  10. 10. Defensive Driving<br />To deal with a hazard, a driver should always:<br />be ready to:<br />STEER<br />BRAKE<br />ACCELERATE<br />by use of the correct:<br />POSITION<br />SPEED<br />GEAR<br />HORN<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  11. 11. Defensive Driving<br />So how do we adopt a defensive driving<br />style?<br />Planning:<br />Observe<br />Anticipate<br />What’s important?<br />Decide what to do<br />Do it!<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  12. 12. Defensive Driving<br />Occupational Road Risk<br />Every driver travelling for work purposes has a duty to be responsible and represent the good name off their employer<br />Every road user has a responsibility to stay safe and keep others safe on the road.<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  13. 13. Defensive Driving<br />Better driving leads to:<br />Less wear and tear on the vehicle/person<br />Less fuel consumption<br />Less down time for maintenance/accidents<br />More efficient working<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />
  14. 14. Defensive Driving<br />Prepare by: Adnan Masood Manager QHSE at TCG {0336-2350594}<br />Adnan Masood <br />Manager QHSE<br />

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