This white paper examines the road risk facing working van drivers, in terms of their involvement in collisions compared to other drivers. It is based on analysis carried out for a detailed report commissioned in 2014 by DriveTech from Road Safety Analysis. It provides detailed insights into drivers involved in reported injury collisions while driving for work.
Working van drivers are 63% more likely to contribute to injury collisions by close following than drivers in general, based on reports by attending police officers.
Full report in downloadable .pdf