After investigating a 2020 multi-vehicle crash that included a motorcoach, three trucks and a passenger vehicle, the National Transportation Safety Board found that highway speed limits, commercial vehicle collision avoidance systems, connected technology, and more need to be addressed.
February 14, 2022
About 17% of vehicle crashes occur in snowy conditions, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It’s important to remind even the most seasoned driver to be cautious in wintry conditions.
January 10, 2022
New data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration paints a grim picture of our nation’s roadways.
November 1, 2021
Deer and other animal collisions rose 7.2% during the pandemic.
October 22, 2021
For commercial drivers, winter can sometimes pose dangerous and even deadly conditions. Fleet drivers can follow these eight strategies to remain safe behind the wheel when faced with snow, sleet and frigid temperatures.
December 19, 2019
Want to keep your drivers safer if they need to navigate residential neighborhoods on Halloween? Follow these tips.
October 25, 2019
Failure to wear a seat belt was the second most commonly cited safety violation for both commercial vehicles and passenger cars during CVSA’s Operation Safe Driver Week last July.
September 18, 2019
For the first time in four years, the National Safety Council has estimated less than 400 roadway fatalities over the Memorial Day weekend.
May 20, 2019
Adaptive headlight systems allow drivers to spot a difficult-to-see object on a dark, curvy road about a third of a second earlier than they would with conventional headlights, according to a study from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
January 18, 2019
Icy bridges, a winter weather hazard that's often underestimated, cause more injuries and fatalities than tornadoes, lighting and floods combined each year.
January 14, 2019
Icy roads and blowing snow can mean everything from skidding and sliding to reduced visibility. Drivers should follow these six tips to stay safe.
December 13, 2018
A successful and safe towing experience requires some know-how. Simply put, towing is best approached the way the professionals do it.
December 10, 2018
Commercial drivers tend to be more skilled than the average motorist. Even so, it's always good to encourage your fleet to keep their defensive driving tactics up to snuff.
November 21, 2018
With school back in full swing, now is a good time to remind fleet drivers of best practices for driving safely in school zones.
November 14, 2018
Fleet managers should remind drivers about how to drive safely in dense fog. Fog can come on suddenly — and it can reduce a driver's visibility to one-quarter of a mile or less.
November 9, 2018