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March 2018

Fatal motor vehicle crashes among law enforcement officers are on course for their lowest total since the 1980s, according to an analysis by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis.    Using the Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted database (LEOKA), researchers determined that 178 fatal

Seat belt usage by commercial drivers has jumped from 65% to 86% over past decade. It is 90% among all road users.    For decades, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and state enforcement agencies have been mandating, encouraging, and enforcing seat belt laws to improve usage among

Winter trucking safety tips for truckers: driving a tractor trailer in serious winter conditions, demands a specific set of skills for all drivers, especially big rig drivers.    Too many drivers on the highways do not alter their driving skills, when driving in poor weather conditions,