Operators of Your Company Name or client on or off road vehicles shall be qualified by possession of a valid, current driver’s license for the type of vehicle being driven.
Only authorized employees will drive a motor vehicle in the course and scope of work or operate a company owned vehicle.
Drivers shall have 3 years of driving experience on the vehicle he/she is licensed to drive & regularly drives.
Drivers will be appropriately assessed, licensed and trained to operate the vehicle they have been authorized to operate.
No passengers shall be on trucks used to deliver goods.
Backing is prohibited whenever practicable. Where backing is required, drivers, when parking, should make every effort to park the vehicle in a manner that allows the first move when leaving the parking space to be forward.
Drivers must have either a reversing alarm, use a spotter or walk around the truck/trailer prior to backing.
Passenger compartments are to be free from loose objects that might endanger passengers in the event of an incident. Any vehicle with non-segregated storage shall be equipped with a cargo net or equivalent to separate the storage area.
Vehicles (light vehicles, heavy vehicles and trailers) may not be modified without the endorsement of the manufacturer.
Signs, stickers or labels are to be fitted in such a manner that they do not obstruct the driver’s vision or impede the driver’s use of any controls.
Reporting of Traffic Violations and Vehicle Accidents – Authorized drivers will report any collision or traffic violation while driving on company duties to the appropriate personnel.