The average age of drivers at one U.S. long-haul trucking company is 50. And according to the American Trucking Association, the turnover rate among semitractor trailer drivers is currently riding at around 90 percent. As we noted in a recent post, drivers can face a...
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How you can help slow Georgia’s climbing traffic death rate
The number of annual traffic deaths in Georgia has not risen since hitting an all-time high in 2007. Unfortunately, that trend seems likely to change this year. According to AAA, nearly 700 people have died in car accidents in our state so far this year. That number...
Trucking accidents can be caused by fatigue, HOS violations
Working in the trucking industry can be stressful and demanding. Trucking companies are under pressure to keep up with the demands of their customers and truckers are under pressure to deliver products safely and on time. And, as is the case with just about any...