Everything You Need for Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Thank you for teaming with NSC to observe Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Use these resources to create or enhance a distracted driving program to engage your workforce, share safe driving messages and help your workers get home safe after every shift.
Keep Your Eyes on the Prize
Handle Distractions Before You Drive
Distractions Inside the Car
Prevent Distractions as a Passenger
Distractions Don’t Need Your Attention
Driving is Risky. Don’t Make it Worse.
There’s no shortage of distractions fighting for your attention behind the wheel. Set yourself up for a safe drive by handling distractions while you’re still parked.
Share this video with your co-workers to help them always make it home safe.
NSC Safe Driving Kit: Safer workers on our roads mean safer conditions for us all. Learn the facts about the #1 cause of workplace deaths and how to reduce the risks for yourself, your workers and everyone else using our roads with the NSC Safe Driving Kit. Get your free kit now.
Distracted Driving Report: Get a better understanding of distracted driving with this NSC report, “Understanding Driver Distraction.” In it, NSC presents research behind recommendations to ban the use of cell phones and in-vehicle technologies while driving. Download the report.
Distracted Driving Online Abridged Course: This NSC online course is designed to motivate drivers to change their risky behaviors and attitudes about distracted driving. During April, individuals can get 20% off this abridged online course with the code DDAM23.
NSC Policy Statement: Distracted driving is an issue for every person on our roads, whether they are a driver, passenger or pedestrian. Get a full understanding of this issue and the role employers can play in stopping it in this NSC policy statement. See the Policy Statement.
Digital Social Media Kit: Help spread the word about the dangers of distracted driving with ready-to-use social media posts and images from our digital social media kit. This kit makes it easy to share distracted driving posts and images on your Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram accounts. Be sure to use the hashtag #JustDrive in all your posts.
Proclamation: Spread the word and work with your local, county or state government to declare April Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Our guide makes the process clear and easy. Get the Proclamation template and the Proclamation how-to guide.
Pledge to Just Drive: At least eight people a day are killed in distracted driving crashes. You can help reduce these risks. Pledge to avoid distracted driving and help everyone around you get home safe.
Support NSC: At NSC, we work to make our roadways safer so every individual returns home safely to their loved ones at the end of each day. Your contributions will support NSC efforts to develop interventions, programs and policies to increase attentive driving, improve teen driving skills and instill safer habits for everyone on our roads.
The below policy template can help keep your employees and everyone around them safe on the road. Any employer that does not have an enforced ban on cell phones is putting their company at financial risk.
Share this video with your leadership team to encourage adoption of a distracted driving policy in your workplace.
Safe Driving Policy: The below policy template can help you keep your employees and everyone around you safe. Use this policy template as-is or to update your existing policy to help your workers always get home safe. Download the policy template and access the free NSC Safe Driving Kit for a policy guide.