Moving: Do It Safely While Doing It Yourself

Taking a do-it-yourself approach can help you save money and give you more control when you move. Taking some basic precautions and being aware of your surroundings when you drive a moving truck can help ensure that you and your belongings stay safe: … [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Drivers Chart Exemplary Safety Course

For some, 1999 would be most memorable as the year when the Yankees won the World Series for the 25th time, when gas was $1.22 a gallon or when the world panicked over the Y2K bug. For Bill Scull, a Penske Logistics driver, that year and the 17 … [Read more...]

Penske Truck Driver Neil Kirk Continues Journey Representing Trucking

Neil Kirk knew that the climates are vastly different in Minnesota and Louisiana. What he didn’t know was that he would experience its extremes on the same road trip. While on his latest goodwill tour as an America’s Road Team Captain for the … [Read more...]

Avoid Driving Distractions — April Is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Distracted driving has become one of the biggest safety issues facing drivers in this country.  It is estimated that drivers spend more than half their time behind the wheel focusing on things other than actually driving. … [Read more...]

Ontario Infrastructure Health and Safety Association Award is Given

The Infrastructure Health and Safety Association has honored Transfreight North America, acquired this year by Penske Logistics, with the Transportation Achievement Award for Injury Reduction at the IHSA annual general meeting in Mississauga, … [Read more...]

Kentucky Governor’s Safety Award Recognition Earned

Transfreight North America, which was recently acquired by Penske Logistics, was presented with the Kentucky Governor’s Safety and Health Award during a ceremony at Transfreight’s Georgetown, Kentucky, facility this afternoon. The 120 associates have … [Read more...]

Prepare Now for Food Safety Modernization Act Deadlines

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

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

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

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