Van Driver Toolkit – Mental Health & Driver Wellbeing

Did you know?

  • 56% of van drivers consider themselves overweight.
  • 70% of van drivers say work pressures severely impact their ability to drink enough water and have a healthy diet.
  • Suicide is the biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK, with 1 man dying every two hours.


27% of van drivers rely solely on sugary drinks or caffeine to get them through the day.

Only 76% of drivers take a lunch break and 41% eat their lunch in their van. 37% eat at least 1 portion of fruit or vegetables during the working day. The recommended fluid intake per day