Using Skip-Level Meetings to Foster Transparency

Skip-level meetings are an excellent leadership tool for a manager’s manager to get in touch with rank-and-file employees. In essence, a skip-level ...

Improving Sleep Habits

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), adults ages 18 and up require a minimum of seven hours sleep per night.  The ...

Self Motivation

Self-motivation is that force within yourself that pushes you to keep moving forward towards achieving your goals. For some people, self-motivation ...

Situational Awareness and Why it's Important

WHAT IS SITUATIONAL AWARENESS? Situational awareness involves your ability to assess what is happening around you and determine if there is a threat ...

Improve Employee Situational Awareness

Human error is a common cause of preventable work-related injuries and vehicle crashes. When an employer, who recognizes that employees are ...

3 Gaps To Watch For In Your Truck Insurance

When it comes to operating a trucking company, you often don’t know about gaps in your coverage until you file a claim that isn’t covered. Uncovered ...

Improve Hours-of-Service Results With ETHOS

Complying with the Hours-of-Service (HOS) regulations can be challenging for drivers and motor carriers. With the implementation of electronic ...

Annual CVSA Roadcheck Set for May 4-6, 2021

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has set May 4-6 as the dates for this year’s International Roadcheck. Over that 72-hour period, ...

Understanding and Preparing for Roadside Inspections

Roadside inspections are a part of the trucking industry, but drivers can play a big role in determining the frequency with which they occur. Three ...

The Financial Impact of Distracted Driving

Distractions are a high-risk exposure that motor carriers cannot overlook. Incidents like a distracted employee slipping in the shop or losing focus ...