First Seasonal Frost Poses Road Hazards

First Seasonal Frost Poses Road Hazards

While beautiful to behold, wintertime is more than magical whimsy and brings with it the cold reality of increased danger on the roads. Along with the changing of the seasons comes hazardous weather that primes travel routes for potentially catastrophic accidents....
Tesla’s Electric Semi-Truck Is On Its Way

Tesla’s Electric Semi-Truck Is On Its Way

The trucking industry is one of America’s oldest professions, and changes within the industry have been relatively trivial—until now. In a matter of days, Tesla will unveil its long awaited self-driving semi-truck. Could this mark a significant leap in the history of...
How Left-Hand Turns Affect Road Safety

How Left-Hand Turns Affect Road Safety

Think about the last time you saw a UPS truck. Did it make a left-hand turn? Probably not, but do you know why? While the initial practice started decades ago, now, with the assistance of GPS devices, computers and smart phones, UPS drivers can avoid left-hand turns...
How to Stay Awake While Driving

How to Stay Awake While Driving

Drowsiness has a globally negative impact on performance, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Sleepiness, a result of lack of rest, slows reaction time, decreases situational awareness and impairs judgment. The news is full of...
Controversy over Proposal to Limit Speed of Big Rigs

Controversy over Proposal to Limit Speed of Big Rigs

A controversial proposal has pitted trucking industry leaders against each other. While the trucking industry is motivated to engage in preventative measures to save lives from crashes caused by speeding semi-trucks, the proposed measures seek to enforce regulations...
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