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Day Light Savings Time – Last Minute Training Tips

- March 9, 2017 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Daylight savings time begins this weekend for much of the country. At 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 12 clocks will jump ahead one hour. What does that mean as an employer? In this blog, I will discuss two important safety …  Read more …

The Loophole In Driving Records

- January 5, 2017 by Tom Keel (View all posts by Tom)
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With Sunday football gatherings underway and the big game only weeks away, your employees will be at a higher risk of driving while under the influence of alcohol as they commute to and from various events.  Sure, you remind your …  Read more …

Updating Your Vehicles Part 2 Educating Your Drivers On the Risks of Hybrid/Electric Car Batteries

- November 23, 2016 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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In my last blog, about updating your vehicles, I discussed considerations to make when buying or leasing new fleet vehicles. For part two of this series, I will be addressing safety hazards associated with an electric or a gas/electric hybrid vehicle.  While …  Read more …

Driving Risk During the Fall Harvest

- November 7, 2016 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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Summer has gone, and around here we have gotten into harvest season. This means large slow equipment for the next several months on most of the secondary roads often times with minimal lighting (usually the SMV triangle or just flashing …  Read more …

Upgrading your Fleet Vehicles: Keep Terrain and Ergonomics in Mind

- October 7, 2016 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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Is it time to upgrade your business fleet? Times have changed and the choices available to us can seem overwhelming—from the basic model to the most loaded. Front wheel drive, all-wheel drive, four wheel drive, sedans, mini vans, SUVs…the list …  Read more …

Reducing the Impact of Automobile Accidents for your Incidental Driving Exposure

- May 12, 2016 by Randy Plyler, ARM, CIC, AAI (View all posts by Randy)
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With so many external competing variables, incidental driving is one of the most hazardous tasks for employees.  Whether it be running a business errand, like going to the bank, dropping off mail at the post office or delivering a rush …  Read more …