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Association Insight Dec 18, 2019

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WEEKLY EDITION DECEMBER 18, 2019 CONTINUED ON PAGE 3 Fleet Safety Programs for Portable Sanitation Operations Part 1: Elements of a Fleet Safety Program By Karleen Kos, PSAI Executive Director Fleet vehicle accidents are among the costliest injury claims for business. The most recent data available suggests that these claims are typically almost twice the cost of the average workplace injury. 1 About two in five motor vehicle accidents involve work-related driving. According to Automotive Fleet, the annual accident rate for commercial fleets is now 20%. 2 More than half of vehicle accidents (53%) cause employees to miss work, further increasing the costs to you as an employer. 3 1 National Safety Council 2017 Injury Facts Key Statistics 2 https://www.automotive-fleet.com/ 3 Motus 2018 Driver Safety Risk Report, Motus.com CONTINUED ON PAGE 2 Association Insight t o P ub l is h Bi - W eekl y i n 202 0 The PSAI's signature newsletter, Association Insight, will shift from a weekly to bi-weekly publishing schedule beginning January 2020. The PSAI Board of Directors voted to make this change at its November 2019 meeting in Houston. Association Insight feedback has been highly positive, and Members rank it as one of our most valuable member benefits. At the same time, however, Members have suggested that a weekly newsletter makes it hard to read all that's in each issue. Several have suggested that bi-weekly or monthly issues would be better.

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