Truck Driving Safety Tips
Driving a truck can be a challenging job and comes with risks. These risks can be increased if working in severe climate conditions or working extra hours. The chances of being involved in any road accident can be minimized by taking the following steps. If these are followed, and you make fewer claims, you should also benefit from lower
Ensure your truck is safe to drive
You should be familiar with the truck assigned to you and ensure that you take care of it as though it were your own. You should also inspect your truck regularly. Before embarking on any trip, ensure that you inspect it, checking the brakes, oil, water, and lights, among other important parts to ensure that they are in the best working condition or level. Review and apply what you have covered in your CPC training modules
Carrying out quick and simple checks will reduce accidents that could have been prevented by a simple safety check. Taking these steps and securing your cargo will lower your risk of having to make an insurance claim.