Posts Tagged ‘safety’

April 27, 2017 @ 8:57 am | Category:News, Tips | Tags: , , , , , ,

Each year blogtalkradio like to review winter driving tips for truck drivers to reinforce a commitment to safety. RWIT Member Michelle Kitchen shares some reminders on how to plan for winter driving season and practices that all drivers show prepare for during the winter driving months.

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September 12, 2016 @ 1:39 pm | Category:Apps, Drivers, News, Tips, Trucks | Tags: ,

Driving a truck was the most hazardous occupation in the United States last year, according to the government’s latest workplace fatality census, which also said highway accidents were the leading cause of deaths of workers in all lines of work.

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July 19, 2016 @ 9:46 am | Category:Accident, Drivers, News, Tips, Trucks | Tags: , ,
brake safe testing

You have about two months to get ready for the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s Brake Safety Week. From Sept. 11 to 17 law enforcement agencies across North America will inspect commercial vehicles for out-of-adjustment brakes, and brake system and anti-lock braking system violations. The CVSA says inspectors will look for:

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May 16, 2016 @ 10:46 am | Category:Drivers, News, Trucks | Tags: ,

Over two-thirds of fatal motorcycle crashes involve a motorcycle and another vehicle. The motorist either does not see the oncoming motorcycle at all or does not see the motorcycle in time to avoid a crash. It is important for motorists to know that their actions affect the safety of motorcyclists. A motorist and a motorcyclist […]

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July 12, 2015 @ 7:22 pm | Category:Drivers, News | Tags: , , ,
Fleet Safety & technogloy

Modern trucks are manufactured to meet the increasing demands for an advanced breed of fleets. With trucking companies capitalizing on modern technology, research and development, it is likely to find more advanced heavy-duty trucks equipped with logistics and other features in the coming years. There are undoubtedly improved transportation solutions that we should expect a […]

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