Top 10 Reasons for Not Having a Driver Safety Program

Driver Safety Program By: Rumble Strip 10. As long as you are generally careful, you do not have to worry about other reckless drivers. 99% of accidents are caused by "you" and not "the other guy". It is a known fact. 9. Bicycles are cheaper to operate than motor vehicles so you should swap over [...]

Top 10 Reasons for Not Having a Driver Safety Program 2017-10-31T21:04:57+00:00

Are we Thinking Too Small About Biofuels?

Written By: Al Costa In the past weeks we've seen how Brazil has been considering increasing the amount of ethanol mixed in gasoline. The mix, which historically has been at a whopping 25% (the world's largest), is receiving strong pressure from the local sugar cane producers to go to 27.5%, as a means to encourage [...]

Are we Thinking Too Small About Biofuels? 2017-10-31T21:04:57+00:00

Car Crashes are the Leading Cause of Workplace Deaths

According to the National Safety Council, the leading cause of workplace deaths is car crashes. The most recent report notes that in 2012, there were 2.3 million collisions that caused injuries, of which 33,561 were fatalities. These statistics don't include commuting to and from work. However, when we factor that in, the total loss in [...]

Car Crashes are the Leading Cause of Workplace Deaths 2017-10-31T21:04:57+00:00

State Government Fleets Focus on Zero-Fatalities

Cooperation between various divisions of government is the hallmark of a new initiative in the State of Iowa. According to the Mason City Globe Gazette, public officials from the governor's office, to transportation, public health and public safety agencies, are urging individuals to direct full attention to the road, with a goal of zero fatalities [...]

State Government Fleets Focus on Zero-Fatalities 2017-10-31T21:04:58+00:00

Reduce Exposure to Vicarious Liability & Negligent Entrustment

Does your company employ persons who drive while at work? If so, your business is vulnerable to vicarious liability or negligent entrustment claims. How do these claims arise? If your employee, driving a vehicle while on company time, causes damage or injury, your business may be found liable. Typically, these claims rest upon a showing [...]

Reduce Exposure to Vicarious Liability & Negligent Entrustment 2017-10-31T21:04:58+00:00