The first I heard of it was when FocusDriven President Jennifer Smith posted on Facebook that she was flying to Washington to help with a news conference concerning distracted driving.
Morgan file: Drives for: Mesilla Valley Transport How long driving? 22 years Hauls: General freight Favorite place to drive: South of I-40, East of I-35 Drives: 2008 International
How will the new Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010, the safety measure now being rolled out by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, impact the way carriers handle their drivers?
Keary Nicely, of Atlanta, has only been driving a truck for four years, and he’s not looking to get out of it, although he would like to get home a lot more.
Truckers tarping loads, having to wait outside to be loaded or unloaded, doing their pre-trips, dealing with engine trouble or performing any other number of things outside are just as vulnerable to heat-related illness as anyone who has to work in sweltering summer temperatures.