Truck Safety: Pay Attention to Low-Clearance Warnings

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...]

Penske Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

You just ordered the perfect birthday present for your son, and you need it to arrive at your doorstep by the weekend.  More than likely, a few of America’s 3.5 million professional truck drivers will be working hard behind the scenes to make sure … [Read more...]

Back-to-School Safe Driving Tips

Penske Truck Rental is AAA’s exclusive moving truck rental discount partner. We share their commitment to on-the-road safety. AAA has put together a great list of back-to-school driving tips everyone can use to help kids stay safe. Remember School's … [Read more...]