Posts Tagged ‘driving safety’

Trucking Safely in the Wind and Snow

Friday, January 12th, 2018
Trucking Safely in the Wind and Snow

Combinations of wind and snow often make for some unsafe driving conditions.

In the winter, the weather tends to be quite windy. Depending on where you are, there may also be some snow in the forecast as well. Combinations of wind and snow often make for some unsafe driving conditions. You can do your part to make the roads a little bit safer this winter with these tips. (more…)

Safety Advice Every Truck Driver Should Follow

Friday, August 25th, 2017
Safety Advice Every Truck Driver Should Follow

Here is some valuable safety advice that every truck driver from rookies to seasoned vets should remember.

Rookie truck drivers spend weeks training and learning how to drive their rigs. But once they’re out on their own, sometimes some of the safety rules and regulations they’ve learned can be forgotten. Here is some valuable safety advice that every truck driver from rookies to seasoned vets should remember.   (more…)

The Potential Dangers of Driving at Night

Friday, July 21st, 2017
The Potential Dangers of Driving at Night

Stay safe out there with this helpful information about the potential dangers of driving at night.

Even though the days are longer during the summer, that doesn’t mean driving at night gets any less dangerous. There are several hazards that coming with being out on the road after nightfall. These hazards include tiredness, less light to see by, difficulty seeing the road, and busy traffic. If you’re a trucker or professional driver of any kind, driving at night can be especially dangerous due to these hostile conditions. Stay safe out there with this helpful information about the potential dangers of driving at night. (more…)

The Real Dangers of Texting and Trucking

Friday, September 30th, 2016
While you may have heard of the dangers of texting and driving regular cars, it’s vital we talk about how texting while trucking has led to a huge national rise in truck accidents.

While you may have heard of the dangers of texting and driving regular cars, it’s vital we talk about how texting while trucking has led to a huge national rise in truck accidents.

It’s always tempting to look at your cell phone when you’re driving, especially when your commute depends on weather and traffic conditions.  On a time constraint?  A rainstorm can mean the difference between arriving late and showing up on time.  And our phones are second nature, now; we look at them every chance we get.  While you may have heard of the dangers of texting and driving regular cars, it’s vital we talk about how texting while trucking has led to a huge national rise in truck accidents.  Curious about the risks?  Read on.


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