Trucking

Truckers are what keeps society moving during these unsteady times. Check out these articles, webinars, videos, and infographics to help you keep your fleet safe and running smoothly.

  • Moving at the Right Speed: A Lesson in Speed and Safety

    Moving at the Right Speed: A Lesson in Speed and Safety

    Speeding is up across the U.S., largely because traffic is down due to the amount of people staying at home. Find out why moving at the right speed is critical to safety.

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  • What is LTL freight?

    What is LTL freight?

    LTL means less-than-truckload. It is used to describe the transportation of smaller cargo that doesn’t fill an entire trailer.

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  • The "Big 3" Factors in High-Severity Collisions

    The "Big 3" Factors in High-Severity Collisions

    When it comes to high-cost, high-severity crashes, three culprits tend to crop up most often – drowsy driving, speeding, and distracted driving.

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  • A Checklist for Businesses Preparing to Get Back on Track

    A Checklist for Businesses Preparing to Get Back on Track

    Some examples of best practices to keep your drivers and overall workforce healthy and safe as your fleet operations resume.

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  • Trucking Fleets - Annual Risk and Collision Analysis

    Trucking Fleets - Annual Risk and Collision Analysis

    Industry insights into the trucking industry based on 6.67 million risky driving events captured in 2019

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  • From the Driver's Seat: What's it like to be a Truck Driver During a Pandemic

    From the Driver's Seat: What's it like to be a Truck Driver During a Pandemic

    Meet Frank Salinas, Jr., a driver for The Kroger Co., and Chris Lytwyn, who hauls goods for TransWood.

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  • A Quick Guide to Remote Coaching

    A Quick Guide to Remote Coaching

    Connecting with drivers remotely can be a good alternative for fleets looking to keep their employees safe and productive - especially amid new social distancing norms.

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  • Personal Conveyance Explained

    Personal Conveyance Explained

    Get information on personal conveyance guidelines and how it can play a role in managing driver fatigue

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  • Operating a Steady Fleet in Unsteady Times1:04:26

    Operating a Steady Fleet in Unsteady Times

    Manatee County EMS and NFI Industries discuss how they are navigating through this crisis and checking in on their drivers' both mental and physical health.

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  • Hours of Service Relief: Latest COVID-19 Updates

    Hours of Service Relief: Latest COVID-19 Updates

    Under the temporary HOS rules, drivers are no longer subject to HOS rules when transporting certain types of cargo or personnel necessary for the response to COVID-19.

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  • Lytx’s MV+AI technology explained – how the DriveCam detects risks

    Lytx’s MV+AI technology explained – how the DriveCam detects risks

    Discover how risk can be detected on the road and in the vehicle using the DriveCam's machine vision and artificial intelligence technology.

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  • Using On-Board Video to Conduct Driver Skills Assessments and Maintain Social Distance

    Using On-Board Video to Conduct Driver Skills Assessments and Maintain Social Distance

    Safety expert Del Lisk offers tips for using video to check in with your drivers in the age of social distancing.

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  • Healthy and Happy Drivers—Your Most Important Safety Measure

    Healthy and Happy Drivers—Your Most Important Safety Measure

    It's tough for drivers to find time for their health, especially in a time of crisis. Driver health expert Sergio Rojas shared some tips with us last year that can help your drivers on the frontlines.

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  • Rural Vs. Urban Roads – Which are Riskier?

    Rural Vs. Urban Roads – Which are Riskier?

    Different road types have different types of risks. See which environments are riskier, according to the NHTSA.

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  • 4 Dash Cam Videos that Show the Dangers of Distracted Driving

    4 Dash Cam Videos that Show the Dangers of Distracted Driving

    Watch dash cam videos showing some of the most common examples of distracted driving and the dangers that can result.

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  • Through Innovative Fuel Management, NFI is Reducing Its Carbon Footprint

    Through Innovative Fuel Management, NFI is Reducing Its Carbon Footprint

    NFI discusses the benefits -both for the environment and for business- from alternative fueling technology

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  • Overcoming Trust Issues with Vehicle Cameras

    Overcoming Trust Issues with Vehicle Cameras

    Learn three convincing ways fleets earn trust and buy in on the uses of vehicle cameras.

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  • How One Fleet is Using Risk Management Training to Solve the Driver Shortage

    How One Fleet is Using Risk Management Training to Solve the Driver Shortage

    The trucking industry is short about 51,000 drivers, and the shortage is expected to grow. It’s depleted the pool of available driver talent, but one trucking fleet is doing something about it.

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  • How to Build a Diverse Driver Workforce

    How to Build a Diverse Driver Workforce

    Get a quick recap of the advice and insider knowledge shared by three industry experts in FleetOwner’s recent webinar on driver recruitment and retention.

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  • Reducing Commercial Motor Vehicle Collisions Begins with Video

    Reducing Commercial Motor Vehicle Collisions Begins with Video

    See why the NTSB suggests implementing video in vehicles to help reduce commercial motor vehicle collisions.

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