WHAT IS THE DSQ™?

Measure Driver Safety in your Workforce

This online employee safety assessment provides employers and their drivers with valuable insight into their natural driving styles. The DSQ measures 6 Personality Dimensions that have been linked to unsafe behaviors which can lead to incidents and injuries on the road and in the workplace:

  • Resistant vs. Accommodating
  • Anxious vs. Calm
  • Impatient vs. Patient
  • Distractible vs. Focused
  • Impulsive vs. Cautious
  • Thrill-Seeking vs. Apprehensive
WHY USE DSQ?

Reduce Driving Incidents with Driver Safety Insights

As leaders in the field of Driver safety, our research has linked many preventable driving incidents and near misses with personality traits measured by the DSQ.

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  • Resistant

    Drivers and Operators who are highly Resistant had on average 53% more At-Fault Crashes

  • Distractible

    Drivers and Operators who are highly Distractible had on average 80% more Vehicle Damage and 5x more traffic tickets

  • Impatient

    Drivers and Operators who are highly Impatient had on average a 39% higher Telematics Speeding Score

  • Impulsive

    Drivers and Operators who scored highly Impulsive had on average 68% higher crash rates.

HOW IT WORKS

How TalentClick Measures Behavioral Risk

1

Invite Applicants

From the TalentClick Portal, auto-send or manually send the assessment link to each applicant or employee. It's easy to bulk import addresses. OR post a link on Job Portals or your Careers page.

2

Participants Complete Assessment

  • 7 minutes online
  • Over 25 languages available
  • Basic reading level
  • Non-invasive
  • No adverse impact

3

Get Results!

Reports are automatically stored in your account on our cloud-based platform. Reports can also be emailed directly to your inbox. Or integrate with your ATS or HRIS like SAP, Taleo or Workday

DSQ RESOURCES

Driver Safety Quotient (DSQ) Sample Reports and Research

DSQ Employer
Sample Report

Provides suggested interview questions & personalized coaching tips

DSQ Participant
Sample Report

Provides the participant with self-coaching tips to build Safety Self-Awareness

Driver Safety Quotient Fact Sheet

Two page handout on all the benefits and uses of the DSQ

DSSA eLearnning Training

Driver Safety Self-Awareness eLearning

Try our popular Driver Safety Self-Awareness (DSSA) eLearning course. This 1-hour online session provides participants with practical advice about how to monitor their own natural impulses and kneejerk reactions to driving situations.

The course teaches them how to make safer decisions and modify their behaviors. The adaptive course content changes for each individual’s unique DSQ profile, so they receive more personalized training rather than a one-size-fits-all experience.

Watch this 1-minute intro video to get a sense of the DSSA.

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