January 30, 2014
What is it?

This guideline includes tips and advice on how to recover after experiencing a violent or severe incident. It includes examples of typical reaction patterns after such incidents, advice on how and where to seek help and advice on how to deal with these issues.

Who is it for?

Drivers who have experienced a violent or severe incident or accident, their employers and health and safety managers.

What is the benefit?

Helping drivers recover from violent or severe incidents or accidents, avoiding mental suffering and decreasing time off work.

Be fit to drive after a violent experience

Getting Started

It is important that drivers report incidents to the employer and the occupational safety and health management in order to obtain the necessary help and support. Thus the drivers must know how and where to report such incidents. Companies should have an emergency plan for when incidents occur and a standard form to report such incidents.