Post-Holiday Safety:

November 30th, 2023 by Channing Puls
Post-holiday safety remains essential for commercial semi-drivers as they navigate the roads during the holiday aftermath. Here are some tips and recommendations for Post Holiday safety: Be Cautious of Fatigue: After the holiday, there may still be increased traffic or tired drivers on the road. Be especially mindful of signs of fatigue in yourself and…
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False Log Violations

November 17th, 2023 by Channing Puls
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) data indicates that false logs are a pervasive issue within the realm of commercial transportation. False logs, which refer to inaccuracies or deliberate misrepresentations in the recording of driving hours and activities, consistently emerge as one of the top five violations identified during both roadside inspections and compliance…
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Safety Scores: A Motor Carriers Lifeline

November 10th, 2023 by Channing Puls
When it comes to being pulled over by the Department of Transportation (D.O.T.) as a commercial truck driver, several factors come into play. Let’s begin with the ISS scores. Beyond specific primary or secondary reasons or violations that might prompt a stop, your overall ISS score plays a crucial role. You can access your ISS…
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Daylight Saving Time Safety Tips

November 3rd, 2023 by Channing Puls
Daylight savings time is November 5th, and historical data reveals an average 6% increase in accidents during the twilight hours of this day each year. This rise in accidents can largely be attributed to driver fatigue. According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), driver fatigue contributes to 30 to 40 percent of all heavy…
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