Most companies that employ a fleet of commercial vehicles look for more than commercial driveras licenses (CDL) from their drivers. Fleet safety directors want to know that their drivers have the skills to operate safely on the roads, protect themselves from injury and accidents, and best represent the company for which they drive. Fleet Driver Safety is a course developed to provide drivers with these skills and help them meet job requirements for safe driver training. The Fleet Driver Safety course covers defensive driving strategies and incidence avoidance; basic traffic laws and procedures; safe driving practices in different environments and the challenges of driving in severe weather and other extreme conditions' and the use of protective equipment to minimize injuries and accidents.Regardless of road conditions, drivers going downhill in a vehicle equipped with a manual transmission should downshift the transmission near or at the crest of the hill and allow the engine to slow the vehicle down as much as possible. This should be used in ... Always stay alert; traffic may be stopped in an area where you least expect to find it because of road construction or accidents. Do Not Speedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Fleet Driver Safety|
|Author||:||Todd Soard, Scott Maker|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2012-01-17|