One common cause of big rig crashes is another vehicle driving in the blind spot of a truck driver. Aptly named, blind spots leave drivers essentially “blinded” to having another vehicle next to them. Of course, this makes the safe operation of an 18-wheeler even more […]
Crashes involving tractor-trailer rigs and passenger cars can be deadly, and unfortunately happen more than anyone cares to think about. Preventing such incidents involves skilled driving by those who drive big rigs as well as the careful attention of other drivers on the roads.
Long haul trucking is a vital service in the United States that also brings many dangers to our nation’s highways. While truck accidents are sometimes unavoidable, reducing them depends on the awareness and implementation of safe driving practices. Federal safety organizations and
Today’s commercial carrier trucking industry is seeing its share of controversies, one of which involves truck weight reform and if an increase in truck weight limits should be approved. Advocates for the increase tout the many positive ways it would affect the trucking industry and safety as a whole, preventing