Government Resources

Scottish Government

Scottish Road Safety Framework to 2020

Go Safe on Scotland's Roads it's Everyone's Responsibility

Transport Scotland Freight Best Practice Guides

Transport Scotland Freight Best Practice Guides offers FREE essential information for the freight industry covering topics such as driving and parking guides, saving money and carbon, working with others, technology and multi-modal.


Department for Transport

Driving at Work: Managing Work-related Road Safety

Joint HSE/Department for Transport booklet.

Transport Scotland Freight Best Practice Guides

Transport Scotland Freight Best Practice Guides offers FREE essential information for the freight industry covering topics such as driving and parking guides, saving money and carbon, working with others, technology and multi-modal..

The Essential Guide to Travel Planning

This guide draws together the tried and tested experience of those already in operation, offering a lively and informative overview of what you need to prepare a travel plan and get it up and running.

chooseanotherway.com

Business services offered by the Energy Saving Trust offers are as follows:

Green Fleet Reviews

Provides a review of an organisation's fleet of vehicles and a carbon footprint for the fleet along with a comprehensive report aimed at improving efficiency, reducing costs and lowering carbon emissions. Encourages best practice and covers many different areas from vehicle procurement to fuel efficient driving (eco-driving). Also offers free support so long as an organisation has more than 20 vehicles under 3.5t.

Travel Plans

Encourages more sustainable transport within organisations and promotes the use of alternative travel modes, such as car sharing, public transport, walking and cycling. This should bring a range of benefits, not only to employers, but to staff, the local community and the environment. Consultancy support is available for organisations with more than 50 employees and/or 10,000 visitors per year at any site.


Health and Safety Executive

Workplace Transport Website

This site is for anyone involved in transport in the workplace - site designers, banksmen, fork lift drivers etc. It provides resources to help you tackle vehicle safety at work - including guidance, tools, safety signs, case studies and videos.

Driving at Work: Managing Work-related Road Safety

Joint HSE/Department for Transport booklet.

Successful Health and Safety Management

Provides guidance for directors, managers, health and safety professionals and employee representatives who want to improve health and safety in their organisations.

Five Steps to Risk Assessment

This leaflet aims to help you assess health and safety risks in the workplace.

Workplace Transport Safety - An Overview

Workplace Transport Safety - An Employers' Guide

Aims to help employers, managers and supervisors make vehicle accidents in the workplace less likely.

Rider Operated Lift Trucks

Operator training. approved Code of Practice and Guidance.

Reducing Ill Health and Accidents in Motor Vehicle Repair

Delivering Safety

Co-operating to prevent workplace vehicle accidents.

Safety in Working with Lift Trucks

This guidance is relevant for anyone with responsibility for the safe operation of lift trucks, e.g. employers, controllers of worksites, managers, supervisors or operators.

The Highway Code

The Interactive Highway Code.

Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives

Take advantage of free support and advice to help you develop policies and procedures available from the Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives.You can contact ScORSA for further information at: info@scorsa.org.uk and you can take advantage of free support and advice to help you develop policies and procedures offered by the Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives and by Road Safety Officers.