Read the latest articles published about fleet driver safety:
FMCSA and Transport Canada Collaborate on Interactive Driver Fatigue Management Tool
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Transport Canada (TC) announced the launch of the North American Fatigue Management Program (NAFMP), a website that provides training and education on truck driver fatigue management.
Turning the Tables: Scoring CSA
Based on the grading by truck fleet executives, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) safety compliance program at best ranks a “Gentleman’s C.” Put another way, fleets rank the two-year-old program highly for all its intents and purposes—but poorly for its forethought and for how slowly its deficits are being addressed yet alone corrected.
Changing Attitudes – OOIDA Rolls out new Safety Agenda
The political game in D.C. can be vicious. Lobbying for any cause tends to have the opposition angling to portray your agenda in whatever negative light they can manufacture. Small-business truckers, in their opposition to excessive regulation, have groups screaming that truckers are “anti-safety.”