Toolbox Talk 2015 Journey Management
What is journey management? • When should we consider using journey management? • Isn’t journey management complicated? Journey Management Is this trip worth your life … or someone else’s?
Pre trip What are things we need to consider to prepare for a successful journey? • Driver • Weather • Vehicle Journey Management In Action • Journey manager • Communications • Convoy • Dozers / chains • Emergency plans • Meeting point(s) • Fuel / food / rest points • Review rules and procedures • Other • Route • Traffic • Game plan
En route What do we need to consider while driving? • Seatbelts – all persons, all the time • No cell phones, etc. • Manage alertness and fatigue • Be vigilant / adjust to conditions • Drive to avoid crashes, damage and delays • Maintain planned communications / convoy procedures • Check loads and other vehicle conditions Journey Management In Action
Post trip What do we need to consider at the end of a trip? • Park safely and securely • Notify journey manager upon arrival • Secure load as appropriate • Inspect vehicle and initiate repairs • Communicate road / weather conditions to other drivers • Plan for adequate quality rest prior to next trip Journey Management In Action
A successful journey management is one with no delays, damage or injuries • Successful journeys come from proper planning and execution • Journey management is actually quite easy if you’re willing to take the time Driving is the leading cause of fatalities in our industry. Your family and friends are waiting for you. Conclusion