Trucker Health: The Safety Concern No One is Talking About

Trucking, Safety, Health

The trucking industry has seen a vast majority of changes in the past few years. With laws and regulations altering, safety issues, and the driver shortage constantly looming. It seems that this ever-changing industry can't catch a break. It is easy for writers and the general public to pick up on these trends and highlight them through articles or news reports.

When and How to Use Personal Conveyance

Personal Conveyance, Trucking, Safety, Personal Use, Compliance, Fleet Management, FMCSA

One of the most misunderstood and misused features of ELDs is the allowance of Personal Conveyance, often noticed as PC.

Before we dive into the meaning and common questions about PC, there are two questions you should ask yourself to help determine if you are following part 395 of the regulations :

Cameras Improving Trucker Safety

Trucking, Fleet Management, Safety Manager, Safety, Mobile Workforce, Cameras

You are rolling down the road, a green light ahead with a clear intersection. In an instant, you pick up a vehicle out of the corner of your eye. It fails to stop for the red light and slams into the side of your truck. Your truck begins to spin sideways, but you recover and manage to pull off to the shoulder to check on the other driver.


Short Haul Exemption

Short Haul, Exemption, Trucking, ELD, Fleet Management, Mobile Workforce

Are you running a short haul and concerned about HOS (hours of service) and how the ELD mandate may or may not apply to you?