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Accident risk lessened as the pandemic eased highway traffic this year. Fleets, however, remain subject to increased litigation and nuclear verdicts. Experts suggest that the wider adaption of advanced technology - including onboard safety systems, in-cab video, and telematics - could not only improve safety but also preserve relevant information in the case of an accident. They also say that investing in driver training and preventive maintenance could help mitigate the risk of accidents before they happen.
But can increased these safety measures mitigate the risk of a more normal traffic flow and protect fleets?
Executive Director of the CVSA, Collin Mooney, joins TT's Dan Ronan for a timely conversation on safety in trucking.