39001 – Road Traffic Safety Management System
TS ISO 39001 Road Traffic Safety Management System Standard specifies requirements for a road traffic safety system aimed at reducing fatalities and serious injuries related to road collisions that can be influenced by government and private organizations interacting with road traffic system, and managing and thereby reducing or completely removing risks. This standard focuses on managing societal safety risks in relation to accidents that can cause emotional as well as physical injury. It therefore enables organizations to establish, implement, improve, determine policies and strategies for a road traffic safety management system as well as fulfil commitments, create awareness by increasing sensitivity in public, enhance culture of traffic, support audit process, improve system performance, conform to international requirements, and targets government and private organizations related to road traffic system.
Implementing this standard can facilitate:
It is imperative that organizations of any scale, grass roots bodies as well as individual road users demonstrate engagement in the system to support the state apparatus in managing socioeconomical, physical and emotional impacts arising from any hindrances in ensuring road traffic safety, which underlines the importance of implementing this standard