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Emergency Stops

By Post Master | December 25, 2020 | Comments Off on Emergency Stops

If you are forced to stop your commercial motor vehicle on a highway or shoulder of a highway for anything other than necessary traffic stops, as the driver, you are required to warn others of your presence using the emergency warning devices kept on your unit. In the event it is necessary to make an…

Icy Roads: If You Have An Accident

By Post Master | December 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Icy Roads: If You Have An Accident

Don’t Slip, Get a Grip

By Post Master | December 11, 2020 | Comments Off on Don’t Slip, Get a Grip

Check Your Attitude at the Door

By Post Master | December 4, 2020 | Comments Off on Check Your Attitude at the Door

Even the best drivers can let their driving deteriorate when their attitude starts to slide. What attitudes can turn a normally good driver into a risk-taking one? A feeling that everyone is out to get me or hold me up. Judgements about other driver’s actions “everyone else is a lousy driver” that leads to frustration.…

Winter Collision

By Post Master | November 27, 2020 | Comments Off on Winter Collision

Icy Bridges

By Post Master | November 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Icy Bridges

Thanksgiving Day Travel Delays

By Post Master | November 13, 2020 | Comments Off on Thanksgiving Day Travel Delays

It is predicted more than 55 million people are expected to travel during this holiday week which quite likely will cause slowdowns during your trip. A barrage of weather factors around the country on top of heavy traffic will likely add to the misery for travelers. AAA is projecting near-record travel volume on American roads…

Winter Driving Awareness

By Post Master | November 6, 2020 | Comments Off on Winter Driving Awareness

Bad weather conditions are out of our control and often occur unexpectedly.  Therefore, adjusting to winter driving conditions should be at the forefront of our defensive driving mindset. This post identifies some common issues that a coach operator may run into when out on the road and tips on how to respond when appropriate. Loss…

Parking on the Lines

By aaronbrookshire | October 30, 2020 | Comments Off on Parking on the Lines

Lines, Lines, Everywhere There’s Lines… Host Drivers!  Something you may have noticed between when you left last week and when you returned are lines in the parking spaces again!  We realize it has been a while since we have had lines in our parking spots that went the full length of the bus, were straight, etc……

Avoid Intersection Incidents

By Post Master | October 30, 2020 | Comments Off on Avoid Intersection Incidents

Over 40% of fatalities happen at intersections because there is so much activity and vehicle interactions but there are a few simple habits that can help you to reduce the risk of an intersection crash. What types of crashes happen at intersections? Rear end collisions. Turning right conflicts with vehicles, pedestrians or cyclists. Turning left…