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STATE SAFETY OFFICE

HEADQUARTERS, NEW YORK ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
330 OLD NISKAYUNA ROAD
LATHAM, NY 12110-2224

Safety Message 21-03

March is Driver’s Fatigue Management Month

With warmer weather coming soon, the return to more traditional training will be here before we know it. With the last training year being disrupted by the COVID-19 virus and training going to a virtual event for several assembly weekends, it important to reemphasize the importance of the driver’s responsibility (military or civilian on and off installations) to ensure they are getting the required amount of rest to operate any vehicle in the Army inventory (tactical or non-tactical) in a safe manner. This message also stresses the importance of the Senior Occupant and the Convoy Commander’s responsibilities in the operation of military vehicles in accordance with AR 600-55, Chapter 1, to prevent accidents and fatalities.

To reduce the potential for traffic accidents caused by operator fatigue, commanders will establish and enforce specific rest and duty hours for Army Motor Vehicle (AMV) operations. This should include but are not limited to:

The Senior Occupant in a military vehicle is the ranking individual present. The Senior occupant will ensure:

Further guidance and information can be found in:

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