SAFE LANE CHANGES ARE IMPORTANT TO PREVENT CRASHES ON HIGHWAYS

When you’re driving, something that you will have to do at one time or another is change lanes. You may be on the highway when you have to merge or simply be in a busy area where several lanes are traveling together in the same direction. Everyone needs to have the right technique when changing

WHY COMMERCIAL TRUCKS NEED SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

It may be difficult for companies to perform a return on investment analysis when it comes to safety technology, such as lane departure warnings. This is because it can be hard to calculate the cost of a truck not straying out of its lane. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), a truck

WHY THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY MIGHT NEED BETTER SAFETY TRAINING

Truck fleet owners in Ohio and across the U.S. are re-thinking the way they train their drivers and enforce inspection rules in the wake of a 28-car crash caused by a long-haul trucker in Lakewood, Colorado. The catalyst for this fatal incident, which occurred back in April 2019, was a sudden failure of the brakes

DUMP TRUCK DRIVER HURT IN COLLISION WITH SEMI

On July 8, an Ohio dump truck driver was seriously injured when his vehicle collided with a commercial semi-truck. The crash occurred on U.S. 33 near Interstate 75 in Wapakoneta at approximately 9:50 a.m. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the victim was driving his Hirschfield Enterprises dump truck east on U.S. 33 when a