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Insurance & Road Safety

The Health & Safety of drivers is paramount within any organisation and this section provides key information regarding Insurance & Road Safety, such as ACFOs A to B Guide to Journey Planning.

THINK! Handheld Mobiles Campaign March 2017

Use of mobile phones were are contributory factor in 22 fatal and 75 serious road accidents in 2015, and revealed as as one of the top four concerns for road safety in a 2016 survey.From 1 March, the ...

02-03-2017

Driver Distractions - Driver Safety Guide

The guide provides information, facts and figures, including true stories of drivers who have been jailed and lives of families which have been shattered following an accident involving one of the typ...

03-02-2017

Distracted Driving - How are mobiles distracting UK motorists?

The dangers of FOMO (Fear of Missing Out)  and distracted driving are covered on the infographic available to download below....

24-11-2016

Brake - Advice for Drivers: Secure: belt up and check your vehicle

For drivers and passengers, wearing a seat belt and travelling ina safe, well-maintained vehicle is crucial to protecting yourself.Doing up your a seat belt takes seconds but can easily saveyour life,...

24-11-2016

Brake: Advice for drivers Sharp: ensuring you're fit to drive

Poor vision, fatigue, ill health or stress can significantly affectyour ability to drive safely, putting lives at risk. These factors arethought to cause thousands of casualties each year – andthey...

24-11-2016

Brake - Advice for Drivers: Silent: staying focused

Driving is one of the most complicated and risky tasks manyof us do on a regular basis. It requires full concentration, andboth hands, to drive safely.If you think you can multi-task at the wheel, you...

24-11-2016

Brake - Advice for Drivers: Slow: protecting yourself & others

The laws of physics mean that going even a little bit faster makes a bigdifference to your stopping distance and therefore your ability to reactand stop.Driving slowly is one of the most important thi...

24-11-2016

Brake - Advice for Drivers: Sober: tackling drink driving

Even one small drink impairs your coordination, slows reactionsand distorts judgement. You may feel fine, but after drinkingyour driving will be affected, which can easily lead to a crashthat could en...

24-11-2016

Brake - Advice for Drivers: drug driving

Key facts:It's estimated by government that 200 deaths a year may result from drug driving.Likely effects of illegal drugs include:• Cannabis slows reaction times, affects coordination and ...

24-11-2016

Brake - Advice for Drivers: Sustainable: cutting mileage if you can

By choosing sustainable travel as much as possible, we canhelp to reduce the road safety, health, environmental andeconomic costs of using motor vehicles. If we reduce ourvehicle miles it can help bri...

24-11-2016

Fleet survey report 2016 - The Brake Pledge

This survey focuses on the six key areas of road safety covered in the Brake Pledge:• speed• alcohol and drugs• eyesight, fatigue, and health• distraction• vehicle maintenance• sustai...

24-11-2016

Brake:Best practice guidance - The business case for fleet safety

Driving is probably the most dangerous activity in which most employees engage. At least one in three deaths on our roads – possibly more – involve one or more vehicle being driven ...

24-11-2016

MID Portal

A new ‘MID Portal’ system is being developed by the Motor Insurance Bureau (MIB) – this will be the new online facility for accessing MID Update for the purpose of managing your policy vehicle d...

19-08-2016

Road Safety Week 2015

Road Safety Week PosterCourtesy of Arval...

24-11-2015

Arval Driver News - Winter 2015

Courtesy of Arval - Winter Driver News...

24-11-2015

ACFO Road Safety Week Factsheet

With darker nights, the potential for bad weather conditions and Christmas celebrations, here are some useful tips to keep you safe during the winter months....

24-11-2015

When winter bites… will you and your vehicle be ready?

Reviewed 24.11.14 - The Highways Agency, which manages England’s motorways and major A roads, has some useful advice about preparing for your journey and driving in severe weather on its wint...

30-10-2014

When winter bites… will you and your vehicle be ready? Posters

Reviewed 24.11.14 - Posters - Highways Agency:Is your car ready?In winter weather it’s even more important to see and be seen, have tyres that grip the road and be able to start your&...

30-10-2014

When winter bites… will you and your vehicle be ready? - Poster 2

Reviewed 24.11.14 - Posters - Highways Agency:Have you got what it takesto keep going?A scraper to clear windows and lights. Plus warm clothes, blanket and shovel in case you get stuck....

30-10-2014

When winter bites… will you and your vehicle be ready? Poster 3

Reviewed 24.11.14 - Posters - Highways Agency:Can you plan around the weather? It’s easy to check the traffic and latest weather forecast. Then perhaps you could leave earli...

30-10-2014

Pirelli Tyre Label Leaflet

Reviewed 24.11.14 - Details on the new EU labelling regulations, May 2012...

06-04-2013

Winter Tyres

Reviewed 24.11.14 - Winter Tyres - For peace of mind on your journey, make routine checks on your tyres, here is the best practise guide....

06-04-2013

Tyre Safety

Reviewed 24.11.14 - Look after your tyres and they’ll look after you - a guide to tyre safety...

06-04-2013

Van Tyre Safety

Reviewed 24.11.14 - Look after your tyres and they’ll look after you - a guide to van tyre safety...

06-04-2013

ACPO Road Death Investgation Manual

Reviewed 24.11.14 - To achieve the highest possible standard in the response to, investigation of and subsequent reporting of fatal and life changing collisions, Police forces in England...

06-04-2013