The Essential 7 Driving Techniques

Truck drivers were asked to identify the driving skills they felt were most effective in preventing crashes. They agreed on the Essential 7 Driving ...

Use Positive Spillover to Improve Safety Performance

Have you ever noticed how people are influenced by those around them? Think of a neighborhood where one homeowner works very hard to keep his/her ...

Ask the Safety Representative: What is the Difference Between and AOBRD and an ELD?

The short answer is that while they are quite similar, electronic logging devices (ELD) have enhanced functionality over automated onboard recording ...

It's That Time of Year Again! Quick Review of School Zone Safety

Yes, school is back in session and that means school zone safety. We have all heard it said, “The biggest worries in school zones are caused by the ...

The Essential 7 Work Practices

Truck drivers, mechanics, and office workers were asked to identify the skills they felt were most effective in preventing workplace injuries. They ...

Back To Basics

In the frenzied pace of motor carrier operations, it is easy to get caught up in the daily grind and lose sight of fundamentals. For any business, ...

Preventing Lane Change Crashes

Lane change crashes can often be prevented if the truck driver recognizes the hazards that increase the risk of a crash and applies the right ...

How To Avoid The Four Critical Crashes

Critical crashes typically result in severe losses and can be catastrophic for everyone involved. Preventing critical crashes requires drivers to ...

How To Protect Yourself From Fall-Related Injuries

Falling from an elevated position, such as the truck, a ladder, or even an open service pit, can lead to serious injuries and fatalities. Read the ...

Why You Should Make Road Test Part of the Hiring Process

One of the most important responsibilities a motor carrier has is to hire qualified drivers. This critical task, if conducted haphazardly or not ...