How Drivers Can Prevent Lane-Change Crashes

What is the easiest way a professional truck driver can prevent a lane-change crash? Stay in one lane, right? Well, we know that is not always ...

How to Calculate Proper Following Distance

A key factor in rear-end crashes is improper following distance. In order to determine how much following distance is required to bring a ...

Tailgating: One of the Deadliest Sins on the Road

For most drivers, it is very irritating when someone drives close behind them. If the tailgater is pulling a fully loaded 18-wheeler, it not only ...

Be Proactive by Targeting Critical Crashes

When it comes to losses, a motor carrier that operates in a reactive mode is putting itself in a bad position. It is like closing the barn door after ...

Leadership's Role In Addressing Driver Distractions

Distractions, both inside the cab and out, are competing for the driver’s attention behind the wheel and increasing the risk of a crash. These ...

Click It or Ticket: Make Seat Belt Use a Daily Habit

Brush teeth, eat breakfast, tie shoes—these are actions taken by millions of Americans every day, often out of habit. Buckling your seat belt should ...

Distracted Driving: Lane Departures

Lane departures that result in loss-of-control crashes are common when professional drivers allow activities to divert their attention away from the ...

ROAD CONSTRUCTION AHEAD

Winter is finally over and now comes the dreaded road construction season. Like death and taxes, road construction is unavoidable and with it comes ...

2017 CVSA International Roadcheck Dates: June 6 - 8

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will hold its 30th annual International Roadcheck Enforcement Event from June 6-8, 2017. The event is ...

J.J. Keller Discounts Now Available for Great West Insureds

Great West Casualty Company is proud to announce that through its relationship with J.J. Keller, it has negotiated a product discount program on ...