Are We Overlooking One of the Biggest Threats to Business Travelers?
The biggest threat to personal safety on the world's roads often goes unreported. Every year, the lives of almost 1.3 million people are cut short as a result of road traffic accidents and up to 50 million more are injured or disabled. Although it's easy for travelers to become blase about road safety, the statistics are staggering and show just how dangerous the roads can be. Poor infrastructure and general road conditions, unsafe vehicles, a lack of observance of basic road laws and inadequate emergency services all heighten the risk for the corporate traveler.Read more here.