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Asleep at the Wheel

- June 3, 2019 by Thomas Jolliff, ARM, ALCM (View all posts by Thomas)
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The sound of gravel and debris banging against my car was the first indication that I had fallen asleep while driving. I have no idea how far I traveled, and I don’t recall when I closed my eyes, but I …  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 …

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 …

Hazards of Autumn – Leaves, Frost, Deer and Darkness

- October 18, 2018 by Leslie Stoll, CSP, ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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In many parts of the country, autumn brings about new safety concerns including slip and fall hazards, extreme changes in weather conditions and less daylight. If you have employees that are working outside in the autumn weather, considering covering the …  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 …

Don’t Get Too Comfortable

- January 12, 2018 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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If you follow any of my blogs you will notice I post quite a bit about hazards on the road. If you travel with someone or have a passenger ride with you, then this blog may be of interest. One …  Read more …