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Reducing accidents through driver training

April 30, 2024

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, semi-trailers account for 53% of all fatal collisions involving large trucks. As a result of the high number of accidents involving semi-trucks, most insurance companies advise carriers to have drivers take driver safety courses regularly to promote safe driving and keep insurance rates low.

The top reasons for accidents involving semi-trucks are distracted driving, speeding and driver fatigue.

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