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Long-haul trucking can be quite difficult, even in nice conditions. Driving a rig during the winter is even harder and even hazardous. Upwards of 1,200,000 crashes happened due to bad weather throughout 2004-2013. These incidents killed roughly 6,000 people. Trucks are particularly susceptible to risk in these circumstances because of their heavier…Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on January 3, 2019 at 12:31pm — No Comments
A workplace accident can have negative consequences for both an employer and an employee. Employers may have to pay a worker's medical bills and lost wages while out of work. An employee may never be able to work again depending on the severity of the accident. Losing a mechanic can cause your shop a lot of work and money. What can companies do to make…Continue
Added by Anica Oaks on December 7, 2018 at 3:28pm — No Comments
There are any number of upgrades that you can perform to your semi-truck. Some upgrades are better investments when it comes to increasing your ability to ship more efficiently. Here are some of the upgrades that you should consider in order to benefit your business.
Improving fuel efficiency is important for a…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on December 4, 2018 at 11:45am — No Comments
Added by Chris Miller on November 13, 2018 at 6:37am — No Comments
It’s a common scenario: drivers eating, texting, talking on the phone, taking care of personal grooming, or even reading while on the road. Loosely termed “distracted driving,” it includes any activity drivers engage in when they’re behind the wheel, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
A recent AutoLoop study identified the most common of those activities among morning commuters while driving. With a remarkable 48% of…Continue
Added by Doug Van Sach on November 9, 2018 at 7:29am — No Comments
Buying a new vehicle is always a very exciting experience. When you are looking to purchase your next new car, you need it to make sure that you make the right vehicle purchased for your situation. There are four things in particular that you need to think about when you are purchasing that your next new vehicle.
When you are looking for a new vehicle from a local…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on October 26, 2018 at 1:39pm — No Comments
Buying a new car is a major decision. After all, it's not every day that you hand over thousands of dollars for a single purchase. Since a new car is such a major investment, it's important that you understand the factors that set apart specific vehicles for your family. As you search through the many…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on October 19, 2018 at 8:26am — No Comments
Your car provides an easy mode of transportation to quickly get you where you need to go. Over time, however, your car’s performance can begin to degrade, both in its basic function and in your experience while driving it. As with any object that sees frequent, heavy use, your car has certain components that can begin to degrade,…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on October 12, 2018 at 4:00am — No Comments
It makes sense for business owners to be as frugal as possible in most areas. After all, managing spending in some area may help you to find additional funds that may be beneficially applied to marketing, product development, expansion and more. While frugality is a smart approach most of the time, there are instances when frugality can result in dangerous work conditions.…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on August 24, 2018 at 4:27pm — No Comments
When your teenagers are ready for their first vehicle, you probably feel a mix of both excitement and trepidation.
While you’re probably happy to no longer have to drive them everywhere, you are also worried about the safety of their cars. Taking some time to…
Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 18, 2018 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Timing is Everything: Create Campaigns Now
Although all dealers see escalated tire sales in the last two months of the year, only luxury…Continue
Added by Doug Van Sach on June 29, 2018 at 6:30am — No Comments
It’s a sad fact that current recall repair compliance rates are so abysmal.
Most dealers know it., the Feds know it, state governments know it, and the manufacturers know it. Resolving this recall crisis starts with a notification. But, people simply don’t read recall…
Added by Chris Miller on June 22, 2018 at 6:30am — No Comments
In 2014, due to safety concerns, Toyota issued a recall notice for a power inverter on its popular Toyota Prius. Nothing abnormal. But for the fact that, even after the recall was fixed, customers continued coming in with issues – hundreds of them – and that’s when Roger Hogan’s dealership decided…Continue
Added by Chris Miller on June 18, 2018 at 6:30am — No Comments
Over 30 million people have their cars break down while driving them in the United States annually. While it can be very frustrating, it can also be extremely dangerous if you do not take the right steps after your car breaks down. Here are five steps that you will want to…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on May 21, 2018 at 11:21am — No Comments
There are few things sales managers find more painful than looking into their CRM and finding unanswered sales leads -- whether those leads sat for hours or sometimes, days, each is a missed opportunity.
That’s why there are so many outsourced BDC services…Continue
Vehicles provide you with untold freedom, convenience, and access to adventure. In the event of an accident, you will want to recruit help from a lawyer like The Jaklitsch Law Group. These…Continue
Added by Meghan Belnap on April 13, 2018 at 9:37am — No Comments
It’s easy to become complacent or forget the importance of safe driving – until you learn the alarming road incident statistics. With plenty of road safety messages in the media as we head up to Easter, it’s a timely reminder we need to get to our destination safely.
During the 2016…Continue
Added by Tony Chips on April 9, 2018 at 3:57pm — No Comments
Cars are getting safer. Soon, riding in a car will be just as safe as riding in a plane. Modern technology makes things easier for people who are driving and people who regularly ride in these cars. Your next ride should have these modern features to make it…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on April 8, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Life at a dealership is hectic. There are so many pieces moving simultaneously that it can seem as if you’re living in a real-life version of the classic video game “Frogger,” continuously ducking, dodging and weaving your way through the dealership -- just as everyone else is. Combine sales, service and customer…Continue
Added by Chris Miller on February 28, 2018 at 6:45am — No Comments
Car insurance can get fairly expensive, regardless of where you live. You can easily find yourself paying too much and if you’re a fairly safe driver, you have every reason to be concerned. While it is possible to get a better deal, you might need some advice on how to go…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on February 20, 2018 at 4:41pm — No Comments