Category: Safety

New Penalties for Safety Hazards: Construction

The new penalties are being introduced by The Occupational Safety and Health Administration. These penalties are increased versions of the penalties that already existed. The penalties are in place to ensure that work sites are safe for everyone involved. These kinds of changes are an industry-wide movement to promote safety in the workplace. New Penalties The …

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Heat-Related Illness: The Dark Side of Summer

Temperatures consistently blaze over 100 degrees in the intense summer months. The unbearable heat can often cause many health issues for tractor trailer drivers. Know the Symptoms Heat stroke is a condition resulting from the failure of the body’s temperature-regulating mechanisms. It occurs when an individual is exposed to excessively high temperatures. Symptoms include: Confusion Fainting …

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Futuristic Technology in the Trucking Industry

With the digital age being well underway, it is no surprise that new innovations are being infused into the trucking industry. These are a few of the ways that the future of tractor trailer operation will be impacted by technological advancement. Autonomous Trucking The autonomous driving frenzy has unsurprisingly struck the trucking industry. Automated systems …

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