The weather might limit some plans for the holiday weekend for many, but I hope that is the worst that happens.
Was the truck driver drowsy because his company forced him to drive too many hours over his limit? Was he distracted, maybe using his phone which is against the law, because his company does not train him properly or fails to enforce the rules?
Last night we lost another fine member of our community, and for no good reason. Was the trucker fatigued? Was the trucker distracted?
We all need to eat better, exercise more and watch our weight. There’s no surprise there, but the trucking industry is finally recognizing that healthier truck drivers are safer truck drivers.
A proposed rule that will require use of speed limiters on heavy trucks is still scheduled to be published by the Department of Transportation this week, according to the DOT’s latest rulemakings update.
Sad that safety conditions at a trucking corporation must become this horrible before corrective action is taken
Bigger, longer, heavier loads, buzzing down our highways alongside our families, is not a formula for better safety for Semi-Trucks on our roadways.
Semi Truck Accident in Springfield Missouri claims life.
The importance of semi-truck safety regulations.
Watch common mistake four-wheel drivers make that could have deadly consequences.