Dan Drella

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Dan Drella is a Director on the Schneider safety team. Dan is accountable for safety for the Intermodal, Logistics Transportation and Logistics Transloading and Distribution areas. He has been with Schneider for 17 years working in various areas, including equipment management, rail management and finance.  

Recent Blog Posts By Dan Drella

Putting the New Electronic Stability Control System to the Test

By Dan Drella Jul 27, 2017

Electronic Stability Control will be mandatory on Class 8 trucks in August 2017, so Schneider proactively compared it with existing roll stability technology.

How to Safely Descend a Mountain Grade With an Automated Manual Transmission

By Dan Drella Feb 9, 2017
Schneider tested the D-12 Automated Manual Transmission on Oregon’s Emigrant Hill to determine best practices for descending a mountain with the technology. 

Cautionary Video: Why Truck Drivers Should Wear Ice Cleats

By Dan Drella Jan 15, 2016
About 30% of tractor-trailer driver injuries result from slips and falls. Ice cleats have made a significant impact at Schneider. The video and data prove it.