Dr. Paul Jackson, Managing Director, Fresh Air Training Ltd.

A Chartered Psychologist with over 20 years’ experience, Paul Jackson works with organisations involved in safety-critical industries, helping them to manage workforce fatigue and performance.  Paul has designed fatigue awareness training programmes for a range of clients and conducted fatigue audits.

Previously, Paul was Research Programme Manager at the UK Department for Transport (DfT). During this time he served on the Secretary of State for Transport’s Honorary Medical Advisory Panel on Alcohol, Drugs and Substance Misuse and was the UK representative on the EU Expert Panel on Drugs and Alcohol.

Paul completed his PhD at Imperial College, University of London, researching the effects of navigation systems on the development of cognitive skills. He also has a MSc degree in Environmental Psychology and a BSc (Jt Honours) in Psychology and Sociology.

Presentation:

HEALTHY HYDRATION AND HEALTH FOR YOUR DRIVERS

We all want a workforce that is safe, healthy, happy and productive. For companies that employ drivers, managing wellbeing is especially important - but can be a challenge. This presentation highlights the costs of poor driver wellbeing, the benefits of implementing a wellbeing programme tailored to the needs of drivers, and provides guidance on the elements that make up an effective driver wellbeing programme.