When your drivers are on the road, they are experiencing the rigors of the roadway for hours—sometimes days—at a time. That includes prolonged sitting and the kind of sustained shaking caused by imperfections in the road, known as whole body vibration (WBV).
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Keeping your linemen safe is top priority. You run safety meetings, provide training, and create policies and procedures to increase awareness to keep your linemen healthy and safe. These things help, but your linemen still suffer from fatigue and pain resulting from the trucks that they drive.
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Staying competitive in the trucking industry means keeping up with the cutting edge of technology. That technology should support your drivers, not distract from them.
The winter season is upon us and with it comes new obstacles for drivers to face.
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Utility linemen do a hazardous and sometimes thankless job. They are often called to work in the dead of night when power has gone out and the weather is extreme—while the rest of us are safe at home—and regularly work in close proximity to dangerous amounts of electricity.
Truck drivers have traditionally worked in an environment that wasn't exactly conducive to good health, but that is slowly changing.
It's truly amazing how much our environment affects our senses while driving. This is especially true for heavy duty truck drivers, who experience a level of road vibration far beyond that of the average car or truck.