We are proud of our safety record and welcome participation in all safety-related checkpoints and educational operations developed by organizations like the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA).
Anti-idling regulations are just one small part of the overall big picture to reduce emission. In the past 20 years, anti-idling regulations have become mainstream and, for the most part, well known and adopted. It doesn’t matter if you are an avid environmentalist, a general supporter, or a down-right naysayer to global warming, anti-idling regulations [...]
This time of year is generally a time to reflect on the past and plan for the future while gaining some perspective on parts of our lives we would like to change. This year we challenge drivers everywhere to put an emphasis on increased safety on the roadways. Here are some ways that you can [...]
Given the amount of miles truck drivers run, the number of blind backs, poor docks, tight spots and job sites truckers have to deal with it’s not really a matter of “if” you have an accident, but when. Knowing what to do and what not to do after you've been involved in an accident is [...]
A study conducted by the Governors Highway Safety Association and funded by State Farm Insurance was conducted on the widespread dangers of Drowsy Driving. The study called, “Wake Up Call! Understanding Drowsy Driving and What States Can Do About It” has brought some key findings to light: Drowsy driving is said to be responsible for [...]
How you, as a professional truck driver, responds at the scene of an accident can have a major impact on the outcome of any claims that may follow. Knowing what to do, and more importantly, what not to do at the scene of an accident is something all truck drivers should know before an accident [...]
Operation Safe Driver Week is held every October. This year Operation Safe Driver week is being held from October 16th to October 22nd. Law enforcement agencies across North America participate in increased traffic safety enforcement and education aimed at combating unsafe driving behaviours. The goal is to increase commercial vehicle and passenger vehicle safety on [...]
Just because Roadcheck is over doesn’t mean truckers can relax when it comes to safety. Driving safely and ensuring that your equipment is in safe working order should be the top priority for drivers every day. It’s important to note that your driving habits affect more than you. When you are unsafe, you put others [...]