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Sleep Deprivation and Workplace Fatigue

- November 26, 2019 by Stacey DeVries (View all posts by Stacey)
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Quick quiz.  Name something that has been linked to the following high profile disasters- the 1979 nuclear accident at Three Mile Island, the 1986 nuclear meltdown at Chernobyl, the grounding of the Exxon Valdez oil tanker and the explosion of …  Read more …

Distracted Driving Awareness

- April 20, 2019 by Stacey DeVries (View all posts by Stacey)
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According to the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in 2017 alone 3,166 people were killed in motor vehicle crashes involving distracted drivers. So, what is distracted driving? It’s driving while doing another activity that takes your attention away …  Read more …

Resolve to Reduce Your Incidental Driving Exposure

- February 27, 2019 by John Virsack, ARM (View all posts by John)
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Many companies, even though they do not have a fleet of vehicles, or any company owned vehicles, may still have an exposure for motor vehicle accidents. For instance, if you may have employees who drive their own vehicles to: Visit …  Read more …

Road Rage

- February 19, 2019 by Ken Helfrich (View all posts by Ken)
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We have all heard the term “Road Rage”, but do you really know what it means? Have you ever demonstrated the signs, or been the victim of road rage?  Chances are you have. Road rage is best described as aggressive …  Read more …

Driver Safety: 3-Points of Contact

- August 16, 2018 by Terio Duran (View all posts by Terio)
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Did you know that one of the highest risks of injury for commercial truck drivers is the simple task of entering or exiting a truck cab? Falls from truck cabs can result in serious head injuries or knee and ankle …  Read more …

What’s in your Safety Zone, Road Warrior?

- May 30, 2018 by Guest Bloggers (View all posts by Guest)
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“Well, there goes my great start to the day!”  Those my exact words when the semi-truck driving in front of me had a tire blowout. I’m pretty sure the driver of the semi had similar sentiments. When semi truck’s inner, rear …  Read more …