Five truck trend takeaways from May
Your fleet’s role in facilitating the smooth and efficient movement of people and goods becomes paramount during this bustling period.
Together For Safer Roads announces safety standards initiative
TSR recently launched a Truck of the Future pilot program with vehicles from New York City that identifies and tests solutions to eliminate collisions.
Behind the Wheel: Uncovering the Rigorous Testing Process for Commercial Vehicle Safety Equipment
Ensuring the safety of commercial vehicles is paramount in the transportation industry. With driver safety and durable equipment in mind, leading electronic equipment manufacturer ASA Electronics has implemented a meticulous and rigorous testing process for its safety systems. The testing process adheres to the DOT, SAE, and ISO industry standards, constantly updating safety systems to
The 3 key elements that drive shop safety
Inattention to detail could lead to serious consequences in a dangerous, busy shop environment.
The keys to properly securing unique cargo
With the wide range of cargo types, unique materials and geometric shapes and the significant mass of some loads, there is a lot to consider.
Cargo securement tips for International Roadcheck 2023
A brief educational triage to help you refresh your memory on proper cargo securement before International Roadcheck 2023.
FMCSA announces proposed improvements to its Safety Measurement System
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced proposed changes to its Safety Measurement System (SMS) to reduce and prevent crashes. According to the administration, the SMS uses data from roadside inspections, crash reports, and investigations to identify and prioritize for intervention the motor carriers that pose the greatest risk to safety. As part of
The Commercial Fleet Safety Tech Evolution: Don’t Get Left Behind
In a world where technology is rapidly evolving, it’s no surprise that the Commercial Fleet Industry is rethinking its safety features for the future. But as with all good things, the process is slow and as steady as the turtle who wins the race. As much as manufacturers might begin to improve fleet vehicle safety
Sustainability, safety take center stage at Geotab Connect 2023
Technicians are now predictive maintenance managers and fleet managers are now making big decisions based on data-driven business intelligence.
Commercial Fleet Industry: Past, Present, and Yet to Come
In the past, safety solutions were often viewed as an unnecessary luxury in the commercial fleet industry. “Don’t have it; don’t need it” was a common phrase and is still one that many owners and manufacturers might say today. There was no rush to install a high-end safety system when the mirrors and reverse alerts
USDOT hosts first meeting of Women of Trucking Advisory Board
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) hosted the inaugural meeting of the Women of Trucking Advisory Board (WOTAB), where members discussed the results of a new FMCSA report on driver safety. The new Advisory Board, created by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, is composed of 16 founding members