Don't wait to become a better driver. At the end of a recent safety video, a father walks into his house to greet his daughters and the narrator says, “because the last trip of the day is the most important.” Don’t wait to become a better driver for you and your family. Start here with these tips.
June 1, 2019
From Uber drivers to scooter users and pedestrians buried in their cell phones, fleet drivers navigating medium-duty trucks in the big city face an entirely different reality than their suburban or rural counterparts.
March 20, 2019
Overall, accident rates are continuing a steady rise, with many leaning toward technology in the hope of reducing rates.
December 6, 2018
When the truck stops, safety doesn’t. Consider floor weight reinforcement, slip prevention, cargo management, and ramp safety strategies to avoid injuries and workers’ comp claims.
November 23, 2018
With more and more states allowing for either medicinal and recreational marijuana sales, many fleets are beginning to show concern about whether or not they need to keep a closer eye on their drivers.
September 27, 2018
At this year’s Fleet Safety Conference, which has moved to Las Vegas, representatives from the FMCSA, the NTSB, and vehicle testing consultants AMCI Global will discuss the current and upcoming vehicle safety technologies and how they could reduce fatal and non-fatal crashes.
September 21, 2018
The National Transportation Safety Board would like to see video event recorders in every commercial vehicle to help with crash investigations and improve driver safety.
September 14, 2018
Syneos Health Commercial Solutions has hired Phil Moser as the associate director of global driver safety where he seeks to create a more robust driver safety program for the company.
August 20, 2018
Barth Electric worked closely with its insurance company and telematics provider to identify relevant safety metrics, collate them into a scorecard, and counsel drivers to effect better driving behaviors.
July 5, 2018
As technology progresses further, it will be interesting how the increasing connectivity and the internet of things (IoT) impacts vehicle safety features.
July 2, 2018
Netradyne has announced a new feature for analyzing driver risks based on the route called Driveri RiskMap, allowing fleet managers to visualize a more complete picture of fleet behavior.
March 27, 2018
AutoZone has reshaped the structure of its fleet by establishing a more varied asset portfolio and new policies.
March 12, 2018
Make sure the trucks you buy are designed for their intended purposes with properly specified GVWR and GCWR.
January 25, 2018
Fleetmaster Express has significantly reduced the amount of collisions in its fleet following the implementation of the Lytx DriveCam video safety program.
January 24, 2018
Toyota’s second generation of its Safety Sense package will start rolling out as standard equipment on certain Toyota vehicles beginning in mid-2018.
November 29, 2017