NETS is dedicated to improving the health and safety of employees, their families and the community by preventing traffic crashes that occur both on- and off-the-job.



Press Releases

Aug 13th, 2014

NETS: Road Safety for All Employees Should be a Key Component of an Employer’s Safety Culture »

May 29th, 2014

NETS’ Comprehensive Guide to Road Safety™ Launched »

Apr 30th, 2014

NETS and Liberty Mutual Insurance to offer free electronic parent-teen driving guide »

Apr 23rd, 2014

Joseph McKillips of Abbott named new chairperson of NETS »

Sep 26th, 2013

NETS expands reach of Drive Safely Work Week campaign with Spanish materials »

Aug 8th, 2013

NETS’ Workplace Campaign Features Holistic Approach to Safe Driving »

May 31st, 2013

NETS presented road safety Global Leadership Award by the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT) »

NETS presented road safety Global Leadership Award by the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT) on May 20, 2013, at annual Gala.

May 22nd, 2013

Shell International Petroleum Company Joins The Network of Employers for Traffic Safety Board of Directors »

“Shell is highly respected for its leadership and commitment to global road safety. We look forward to Shell playing a significant role in helping to advance NETS’ road safety goals.”

Sandra Lee, NETS Board Chair and Director, Worldwide Fleet Safety, Johnson & Johnson

Feb 22nd, 2013

NETS Shares 2012 NAFA Safety Leadership Award »

Nov 27th, 2012

NETS 2012 Fleet Safety Benchmark Survey: Top Performing Fleets Review Cell Phone Records of Drivers Following all Collisions »

521,000 vehicles, 9.8 billion miles of travel yield fleet safety best practices

Oct 1st, 2012

NETS Kicks Off Drive Safely Work Week, Promoting ‘BACK TO BASICS’ Approach to Safe Driving »

Responsible driving is more than driving distraction-free. This year’s Drive Safely Work Week campaign reinforces the wide range of skills needed to be a safe, responsible driver. Read the full press release »

May 10th, 2012

NETS Board Member Named Fleet Executive of the Year »

Maggie Cole, Director of Environmental, Safety & Health (ESH) for Monsanto and Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) board of directors’ member, was named Fleet Financials magazine’s 2012 Fleet Executive of the Year.

Apr 12th, 2012

Johnson & Johnson Director of Worldwide Fleet Safety Named Chairperson of NETS Board of Directors »

The Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) is pleased to announce the election of Sandra Lee, Director, Worldwide Fleet Safety for Johnson & Johnson, as NETS Board Chairperson for 2012 and 2013.

Oct 20th, 2011

New Guide From NETS Helps Parents Coach Teen Drivers »

Oct 3rd, 2011

NETS kicks off Drive Safely Work Week, promoting a full-circle approach to combating distracted driving »

Sep 14th, 2011

Drive Safely Work Week toolkit now available in Spanish »

May 25th, 2011

The Coca-Cola Company joins NETS Board of Directors »

Coca-Cola is committed to promoting road safety not only with its own drivers but within the communities in which it operates. With its large worldwide fleet in over 200 countries, Coca-Cola will enhance the global perspective of the NETS Board of Directors.

May 11th, 2011

NETS Supports the Decade of Action for Road Safety, 2011-2020 »

NETS is one of 50 core members of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration, representing a wide range of governments, non-profit organizations and private sector companies. They have come together to plan and support the Decade of Action, 2011-2020, an initiative dedicated to global road safety.

Dec 14th, 2010

Drive Safely Work Week 2010 reaches 20 million U.S. employees »

Drive Safely Work Week 2010, sponsored by NETS in partnership with the U.S. Department of Transportation, experienced the greatest level of participation in the campaign’s 14-year history.

Nov 16th, 2010

Strict Enforcement of Cell Phone Bans Boosts Fleet Safety Performance, According to NETS Study »

Sep 22nd, 2010

Employer Focus on Distracted Driving Building Momentum as 2nd DOT Summit Convenes »

Momentum is building on an important front in the battle against distracted driving – the workplace—according to the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS).

Jul 29th, 2010

Network of Employers for Traffic Safety and U.S. Department of Transportation Team to Offer Free On-line Resource to Battle Distracted Driving and Improve Employee Safety »

Feb 25th, 2010

NETS survey of leading employers’ mobile phone policies shows common trend »

A survey by the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) of 24 leading companies that operate fleets shows that 74% either have policies in place or are planning to implement policies that ban the use of all mobile devices while driving company vehicles. The rules apply to both hand-held and hands-free devices.

Nov 2nd, 2009

NETS-sponsored benchmark of 350,000 passenger vehicles, 6.78 billion miles of travel yields best practices in fleet safety »

A study of 36 leading companies with a combined fleet of 350,000 passenger vehicles that logged nearly seven billion miles in 2008, has yielded best practices of effective fleet safety programs.

Aug 11th, 2009

Workplace campaign combats distracted driving and promotes eco-friendly driving practices »

The campaign theme, “Drive Focused—Drive Smart—Get Home Safely” focuses on the issues of distracted driving and eco-friendly driving—driving smart to minimize the impact that driving habits can have on the environment