PRLog - May 21, 2012 - BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Providing a thorough understanding of how to develop and manage a comprehensive motor fleet safety and instructional program, this newly updated edition presents the underlying concepts, basic techniques, and principles of motor fleet safety and security management. It addresses the critical steps for successful driver selection, training, instruction, and supervision. The comprehensive text also covers fleet safety program, accident prevention, small fleet considerations, vehicle inspection, organization of accident data, job safety analysis, fleet transportation publicity, school bus safety, hazardous material shipping and storage, and transportation security.
Covers managing specialty vehicle problems
Emphasizes a complete safety management system design
Shows how to set up and maintain a company wide motor fleet safety program that includes both safety and environmental issues
Contains 30 percent new material in this updated edition
Includes the new DOT regulations and how they should be implemented, as well as more on the shipping and handling of hazardous materials
Defines the new changes in the school bus programs so as to keep operating costs down with better management tools
Offers a model program that facilitates the integration of the book's contents into the development of safety and training programs
About the Author
Dr. Daniel E. Della-Giustina is a Professor in the Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering and the Safety and Environmental Management Program, College of Engineering and Mineral Resources at West Virginia University. He has published over 125 articles and fourteen textbooks in the discipline of safety, health, and environmental studies, and he has appeared as an expert witness in safety and health liability cases for the past twenty years in numerous cities throughout the United States.
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ISBN 9781439895078, May 2012, 185 pp, $139.95