Prepare Now for Food Safety Modernization Act Deadlines

logistics_FB_landing_header_5

The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will affect the entire supply chain, bringing sweeping changes to everyone from growers to warehouse operators and motor carriers. The FDA is required to begin issuing its … [Read more...]

CVSA Brake Safety: Minimize Violations with These Two Tips

Penske truck

Law enforcement agencies across North America will conduct a brake system inspection blitz on large trucks and buses as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) annual Brake Safety Week, September 6-12, to identify out-of-adjustment … [Read more...]

Truck Safety: Pay Attention to Low-Clearance Warnings

WARNING-SIGN

Have you ever seen a YouTube video of a rental truck driving under a low bridge, only to have its roof peeled off like a sardine can? One second the truck is moving briskly down the road, and then in an instant, the truck comes to an abrupt halt as … [Read more...]

Railroad Crossing Safety Tips Focus of Government Campaign

abc

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has launched an initiative to bring attention to highway-rail grade crossing safety. … [Read more...]

CVSA Roadcheck Starts June 4

Stock Photo

Starting June 4 through June 6 the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will hold its annual Roadcheck event. This year’s Roadcheck places a special focus on enforcement of traffic law violations (e.g., speeding, unsafe lane changes, etc.) in … [Read more...]

Penske Truck Rental Ahead of Schedule with LED Headlight Retrofit

Penske-Truck-Rental-Truck-Lite-Custom-LED-Headlights

Penske Truck Rental is ahead of schedule with its planned retrofitting of 5,000 commercial semi-tractors with cutting edge custom LED headlights from Truck-Lite, an initiative it announced in late November of 2012. Penske Truck Rental is the first … [Read more...]

Penske Installing Truck-Lite LED headlights on 5,000 Rental Semi-Trucks

Penske and Truck-Lite

Penske Truck Leasing is retrofitting 5,000 of its 2012 and 2013 semi-tractors currently within its commercial truck rental fleet with new, cutting-edge LED headlights from Truck-Lite. Penske is the first and only commercial truck rental operation to … [Read more...]

Driven to Excellence behind the Wheel

Penske Logistics Driver Mike Jones

In recognition of this week’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Penske Logistics acknowledges its six drivers who were nominated for Truck Renting and Leasing Association’s (TRALA) 2012 Driver of the Year Award earlier this year. TRALA … [Read more...]

Safe Driving a Top Priority at Penske

Penske Logistics and its 2,900 truck drivers behind the wheel make safety their top priority every day. Penske drivers demonstrate their commitment to safety while making on-time deliveries to meet our customers’ needs. “Safety is our No. 1 … [Read more...]

Penske Driver Nominated for America’s Road Team

Penske Logistics driver Neil Kirk

Every two years, America’s Road Team searches for the country’s top drivers. This year, Penske Logistics driver Neil Kirk has been nominated to be a part of the best of the best. Created by American Trucking Assocations, America’s Road Team is a … [Read more...]