All our drivers shall possess appropriate valid driver’s license at all time.
They are able to read and interpret road-sign.
Refresher courses are provided on regular basis.
They shall wear prescribed spectacles where recommended by qualified medical practitioner.
The eye test conducted by DVLA during license renewal shall be deemed enough. A driver, may however, be requested to go for eye test where an officer have a cause to believe a driver may be having sight problem.
Drivers shall dressed neatly and always wear seat belt when driving. Under no circumstance shall a company driver drive a vehicle with slippers. Drivers shall carry out pre-trip-inspections before moving any vehicle. Mobile phones shall not be used when the vehicle is in motion.
They shall comply with all road-signs and speed limits and drive in a manner that shall not be considered “reckless”. Their driving behaviour shall be governed by that set by the National Highway Authority and the company
All maintenance and repairs must be carried out by the vehicle manufacturer’s representative and as per the manufacturer’s approved recommendation.ie every 5000km.
Speed limits are as follows:
ROADMAXIMUM SPEED LIMIT:
Highway - 100km
Highway (Night) -80km
In Town- 50km
All drivers must have a daily vehicle check list as attached which must be checked by the transport officer or manager.
All drivers must remain seated with seat belts on and insist on passengers being seated with seat belts on before moving vehicles.
Vehicles must be locked with windows up whiles driving.
No answering of mobile phones by drivers whiles driving.
Drivers should not follow other vehicles closely (leave stopping distance)
Drivers should not take risks.
Vehicles shall under no circumstance whatsoever exceed the rated carry capacity.
Drivers should make sure that they always park their vehicles in a safe location with all doors locked and windows up.
The vehicle recovery team shall be called upon immediately a vehicle breaks down.
A two warning triangle shall be placed 30-50 metres from a broken down vehicle. The vehicle shall not stay on the road for more than six hours from the time the incident is reported to the company Vehicle Recovery Team.
All vehicles shall be certified roadworthy before being moved by a qualified and competent driver. All vehicles shall have:
Fire extinguisher (at least one 9 Kg ABC)
First aid kit
Wheels with thread depth not less than 1.5 mm.
A spare wheel,
A set of tools including a jack, wheel spanners and extension bar.
A rotating beacon/flasher where required
Drivers shall not drive continuously for more than four (4) hours without ample break. He/she shall park and rest for not less than fifteen (15) minutes before continuing with his/her journey. Drivers shall have adequate rest after his/her normal working hours.
This company uses a point system to screen employees who have poor driving records.
3-5 points: Employee will receive a letter of reprimand.
6-8 points: Employee will receive a letter of reprimand and be suspended without pay for one day and must successfully complete a driver improvement course.
9-11 points: Employee will receive a letter of reprimand and be suspended without pay for two days and must successfully complete a driver improvement course.
12 or more points: Employee will either be reassigned to a non-driving position if available, or, if a non-driving position is not available, the driver will be terminated. Before reinstatement to a driving position, the employee will be required to successfully complete a driver improvement course
Contact With Us
Accra Office - Head Office
A361/20, 3rd Street, Dansoman Estates- Accra, P. O. Box 15339, Accra
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Mobile-: 0302-301081/027- 7555878/0202117122