Sexual harrasment of women in trucking industry

Combatting sexual harassment in trucking

The Women In Trucking Association strives to be a resource for the trucking industry.  This means we spend a great deal of time collecting data from our members.  Everything...
Handsome Caucasian Man Having a Video Call on Laptop Computer while Sitting Behind Desk in Living Room. Freelancer Working From Home and Talking to Colleagues and Clients Over the Internet.

Working Remotely- Trending Back to Normal

Are we ready to get back to normal? A strange-sounding question that begs the word yes. After more than two years of COVID-19 and working remotely from the office...
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Safety, Why Aviation and Rail do it better?

During my safety journey in trucking, after examining other modes of transport, I started asking “why do other modes, like aviation and rail do it better? Why is it...
Truck driver sitting in his truck cabin feeling worried and upset. Truck driver lifestyle and problems.

5 Ways to Support Drivers’ Mental Health and Wellbeing

  We all know that truck driving can be a demanding, grueling, and often thankless job. A survey conducted by CareerCast rated the trucking profession as one of the highest...

How Telematics Can Boost Fleet Safety

Operating a commercial motor vehicle can be one of the most dangerous occupations in the world. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation's Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS), 679...
Portrait of beautiful young woman professional truck driver sitting and driving big truck. She is dangerously trying to take smart phone while driving.

Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault against professional drivers.

Recently the Department of Labor held a “Day of Action” to promote safety and address these issues in the trucking industry. Since our inception in 2007, our mission has...
A Russian construction worker smokes in Portovaya Bay, Russia, during a ceremony marking the start of Nord Stream pipeline construction

Who is still buying Russian oil and why.

Before Russia’s forces invaded Ukraine, Russia provided one out of every 10 barrels of oil the world consumed. But as World customers shun Russian crude the global oil market...
Head with a puzzle inside and an inscription bias.

What is unconscious bias?

Has anyone ever told you that in order to succeed you need to lower your voice tone, speak up more often and brag about your accomplishments?  If you are...
Truck Spare Wheels Tyre Waiting for to Change. Semi Truck Maintenace and Repair.

Wheel Separations, seasonal tips, and tricks.

  Commercial vehicle wheel systems usually fail in one of three ways. The first is the wheel nuts not being tightened or “torqued” to specification… we’ll get to that in...
northern ontario deadly crash on highway 17

Northern Ontario, Crashes on the Rise

  The number of collisions is on the rise in Northern Ontario.  Initial reports indicate that crashes in the region have begun to steadily increase since about 2017. Current estimates...