Posts Tagged ‘trucking safety’

How Truckers Can Manage Their Road Rage

Thursday, November 15th, 2018
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Check out these tips for how truckers can manage their road rage.

Everyone has the occasional moment of aggravation while driving, but road rage can quickly lead to disastrous situations. Since truckers are always on the road and have to deal with bad drivers and traffic all the time, they are more likely to get angry and emotional. Continue reading for a few tips that all truckers should keep in mind to keep their cool and remain calm on the road. (more…)

Top Fall Safety Tips For Truckers

Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
Check out the top fall safety tips for truckers.

Check out the top fall safety tips for truckers.

Fall is a beautiful season, but it comes with potential driving hazards that all truckers should be aware of. The sun is setting sooner, wildlife is more active, and the weather is more unpredictable. Continue reading for a few essential tips for truckers to remain safe on the road this season! (more…)

Truck Driver Injury Prevention Tips

Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Learn more about truck driver injury prevention tips.

Being a truck driver is one of the most dangerous jobs, as it requires long hours behind the wheel. Driving for many hours a day increases the chances of a car accident, especially when drivers are often running on little sleep. In addition to car accidents, truckers are prone to bodily injuries from spending too long sitting in one position and loading cargo. Continue reading for a few injury prevention tips all truckers should know to keep themselves healthy and safe. (more…)

Does Every Trucker Need A Dash Cam?

Thursday, September 20th, 2018
Do you think every trucker needs a dash cam?

Do you think every trucker needs a dash cam?

Dashboard cameras, more commonly known as “dash cams,” have grown in popularity for truck drivers over the last few years. Dash cams are set up on the dashboard to record the road which can be used as proof when accidents occur, but also gives drivers video of their scenic trip. Continue reading to learn why every professional trucker should have a dash cam on their truck. (more…)

What All Truckers Should Know About Driving In Dangerous Weather

Friday, September 14th, 2018
 Check out these three things all truckers should know about driving in dangerous weather.

Check out these three things all truckers should know about driving in dangerous weather.

The weather can be very unpredictable, especially for truckers who drive long distances in one day. Professional truckers have likely driven through snowy mountains to dry plains in one day, as long hauls can take truck drivers through many states. It is essential for every trucker should know how to safely navigate through all types of dangerous weather, as they may never know what to expect on the road. (more…)

Mountain Driving Tips For Truck Drivers

Thursday, September 6th, 2018
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Check out these essential mountain driving tips for truck drivers.

For new truckers, facing the challenge of mountain driving can be very intimidating. However, with a few tips and tricks, you’ll be ready to gain the confidence needed to stay safe on your long haul. Continue reading for some valuable tips that all truck drivers should know before attempting a mountain drive. (more…)

How To Avoid Technology Distractions As A Truck Driver

Thursday, August 30th, 2018
Learn how to avoid technology distractions as a truck driver.

Learn how to avoid technology distractions as a truck driver.

We all know about the dangers of distracted driving, and how important it is to keep your eyes focused on the road and your hands on the wheel at all times. Truckers spend endless hours at a time on the road, and it can be difficult to resist the urge to look at your texts or social media. Continue reading to learn a few tricks for truckers to avoid technology distractions while on the road. (more…)

Three Common Causes Of Trucking Accidents and How To Avoid Them

Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Learn about three common causes of trucking accidents and how to avoid them.

Truckers must be extremely careful and cautious drivers, as one mistake can potentially result in an accident. However, most trucking accidents don’t happen because of driving errors, they occur because truckers are overtired or have problems with the truck itself. Continue reading to learn about three common causes of trucking accidents and how to avoid them. (more…)

Rain and Storm Safety Tips For Truck Drivers

Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Check out these valuable rain and storm safety tips for truckers.

Truck drivers face challenges and obstacles every day, ranging from traffic and speed limits to bad weather conditions. No matter the season, severe weather causes extreme safety concerns for truck drivers and increases the risk of dangerous situations for truckers and other drivers on the road. Continue reading for some valuable safety tips for driving through rain or a bad storm. (more…)

How Summer Truck Drivers Can Beat The Heat

Thursday, June 7th, 2018
Learn how truck drivers can stay safe during the summer months.

Learn how truck drivers can stay safe during the summer months.

Driving in the summer comes with a lot of challenges, between the sun getting in drivers eyes and the increased traffic. The summer heat is also tough to handle, even when inside your truck all day. Check out these tips to beat the heat and stay safe while trucking during the summer months. (more…)