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    Title: Motor Vehicle Accidents: The Dow Chemical Company's Use of "Six Sigma" Methodology
    Type: Text Slide

    • Results
      - 30% reduction in motor vehicle accidents
      - Adoption of training materials at other Dow businesses
      - Likely reduction of motor vehicle accidents outside working hours
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    Speaker Notes:

    Motor Vehicle Accidents Case Study

    • 30 percent reduction in motor vehicle accidents.
    • Many of the materials developed by the project team (e.g., Vehicle Pre-Startup Checklist) have been adopted for use at other Dow businesses.
    • While only work-related motor vehicle accidents were tracked for this project, It is likely that the driver education initiatives have also helped employees avoid accidents outside of working hours.