FAQs About Using OpGuard to Ensure Safe Vehicle Operation

Safety is key: If you don’t have a safe workplace, you take unnecessary risks that can slow your business down. When you add machinery to the equation, safety becomes even more essential to your operation. OpGuard aims to help you keep your vehicles safe and move your business forward. Here are some FAQs about using…Read more

Types of Equipment that Benefit from Proximity Detection

You need to stay aware of your surroundings when you’re on the job, as collisions can be costly and time consuming. Whether you use construction equipment or drive a commercial vehicle, proximity detection is key. It is even more crucial when it comes to previously damaged equipment. Here are some examples of types of equipment…Read more

Knowing Where Your Business Could Be More Efficient

Efficiency is the name of the game if you want to stay in business, so it’s crucial to find out where your company is lacking. Knowing your strengths and weaknesses, training your operators, and making use of the latest technology will all help your cause. Read on and learn where your business could be more…Read more

How Many Hours Is It Safe to Keep Driving?

If you do anything for an extended period, eventually you’re going to get tired and need to take a break. Truck drivers need to be especially aware of driver fatigue, so they can keep their wits about them until they’re ready to pull off the road. Factors like your sleep habits and the conditions of…Read more

Factors That Can Increase Driver Distraction

Being a safe driver is simple if you know what you need to do. The better you are at resisting distractions, the better you can focus on staying in your lane and anticipating other drivers’ actions. Keep reading and learn about the factors that can increase driver distraction and how you can reduce your risk….Read more

Setting Better Safety Goals in the New Year

A new year is the perfect time to set goals for the next 365 days, and what better way to improve yourself than to try to be safer? It’s especially important to stay safe while you’re driving, and there are many ways you can do it. Continue reading and set better safety goals for the…Read more

Explore the Technology Behind GPS Collision Avoidance

GPS collision avoidance keeps people safe and prevents unnecessary accidents from happening, and it uses a few key pieces of technology. Your GPS antenna puts you on the map, the in-cab monitor tells you what you need to know, and enhanced communication keeps collisions from happening. Read on and explore the technology behind GPS collision…Read more

How Does Proximity Detection Work?

In addition to putting people in danger, car accidents can damage products and set business off track. Proximity detection can remedy this by allowing drivers to be more aware of their surroundings. Since this type of system doesn’t wait until contact to act, you can keep your fleet operating at 100%. Here’s a quick look…Read more

Exploring the Negative Effects of Caffeine and Stimulants

Energy and sports drinks took the world by storm, but the benefits of these drinks might not outweigh the consequences. It turns out that caffeine and stimulants aren’t the best way to combat truck driver fatigue, as there are quite a few drawbacks to deal with. Keep reading to learn about some of the negative…Read more

Will Robots Take Over the Trucking Industry?

Technology has changed our society in many ways, especially when it comes to keeping us safer on the job. Now we have cars that drive themselves, as well as collision avoidance tech that minimizes accidents. Someday avoidance systems may become fully automatic, so read ahead and see if robots could take over the trucking industry….Read more