Be Safe! Hire Smart! Review of a potential or current employer’s driving record can greatly help employers identify and mitigate risk liability in the workplace.
Driver Safety Facts:
- Roughly 7% of all drivers in the U.S are currently operating vehicles without a valid driver’s license.
- The average cost on a negligent entrustment lawsuit currently ranges from $1 Million to $3 Million dollars, an employee operating a company vehicle with an invalid driver’s license is a quick way for an organization to find itself involved in litigation.
- On Average, high risk drivers are responsible for 40% of the costs associated with accidents, incidents, insurance, etc.
- According to the National Safety Council, studies show that every $1 invested in prevention program returns $2 to $6.