Focus On Mindfulness To Improve Driving

With the advent of more and more technologies competing for our attention, it is becoming more difficult for humans to sift through a swarm of ...

Congestion, Construction Among Spring Driving Hazards

Spring has returned for most of the country, which means operations staff should take time to remind drivers of the seasonal risks that come with ...

Ask The Safety Rep: Where Can I Get Low-Cost Or Free DOT Compliance Materials?

WHERE CAN I GET LOW-COST OR FREE DOT COMPLIANCE MATERIALS? Motor carriers will be pleased to discover new safety and compliance resources available ...

Know The Hazards Of Rollovers

Tractor-trailers typically have a high center of gravity, which makes them susceptible to rollover crashes. The key to preventing a rollover is for ...

Employee Fatigue Is A Risk That Can Be Managed

Sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, and insomnia are just a few sleep disorders that affect all employees, not only truck drivers. According to the ...

Drug and Alcohol Testing

The FMCSA’s Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse went into effect on Jan. 6. All drivers with a commercial driver’s license (CDL) or commercial learner’s ...

Cold Weather Ailments

Cold weather can increase a person’s risk of contracting a virus, such as influenza, which can weaken your immune system and make it more difficult ...

What Message Is Your Driver Screening Sending To Applicants

With driver turnover being an issue for most motor carriers, coupled with the lack of new talent entering the industry, screening applicants remains ...

Ask the Physical Damage Claims Adjuster

WHAT TOWING RISKS EXIST IF MY TRUCK IS IN AN ACCIDENT AND I HAVE SPLIT COVERAGES? Having a driver involved in a crash is stressful in itself, but ...

Courageous Leaders Aren't Afraid To Break A Few Eggs

On April 23, 1910, in Paris, France, Theodore Roosevelt delivered a speech that would come to be known as “The Man in the Arena.” In his address, ...