Prioritizing Daily Vehicle Inspections

December 29th, 2023 by Channing Puls
Are drivers taking the appropriate amount of time to complete their pre-trip inspections? Most commercial vehicle operators are not making their pre-trip inspections a priority, and this poses a significant threat to safety. It is crucial for companies to ensure that their drivers and contractors prioritize this process to avoid disastrous consequences. Pre-trip inspections are…
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Driving Through the Holiday Season

December 21st, 2023 by Channing Puls
During the holiday season, commercial drivers play a crucial role in navigating festive roads and transporting seasonal cargo efficiently. The challenge lies in optimizing routes, managing increased traffic, and delivering a seamless experience amidst heightened demand. In the world of commercial driving, it’s a season of strategic navigation and precise execution to transport the gifts…
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Blind Spot Awareness

December 15th, 2023 by Channing Puls
Commercial motor vehicles possess significant blind spots, encompassing the front, rear, and both sides of the vehicle. If the truck driver is not visible in the side mirror, it is fair to assume that you are out of the driver’s sight. It is crucial to avoid driving within these blind spots. Take the necessary precautions,…
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Risky Driving Behaviors

December 8th, 2023 by Channing Puls
The National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA) has presented the following information listed below regarding risky driving behaviors. Distracted Driving – Driving distractions encompass various activities that divert your focus from the road, such as using your phone for calls or texts, consuming food and drinks, conversing with passengers, adjusting the stereo, or manipulating the…
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Navigating Winter Weather Challenges

December 1st, 2023 by Channing Puls
As winter season sets in, commercial truck drivers face a unique set of challenges on the road. The fluctuating temperatures, snow, and icy conditions demand a heightened focus on safety in the face of changing temperatures during winter driving. Tire Maintenance and Pressure: Fluctuating temperatures can impact tire pressure. Drivers need to regularly check and…
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