Safety

Schneider, State Patrol Show Semi-Truck Blind Spots at Public Safety Day

By Andrea Sequin Aug 31, 2017

Thousands of people received an eye-opening demonstration of what truck drivers can — and cannot — see during the recent Public Safety Day.

What Drivers Need to Know About the ELD Mandate, Electronic Logging Devices

By Andrea Sequin Aug 25, 2017

The ELD mandate is effective December 2017 and will have a big impact on the trucking industry. Schneider has been ready for years. Are you ready?

Associates Describe What Sets Schneider Warehouse Jobs Apart

By Christine Suhadolc Aug 18, 2017

Why Schneider? Why warehouse? Our associates know best, and their insight will help you make an informed career choice.

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 Prepare for the 2017 CVSA Roadcheck

By The Schneider Guy Jun 1, 2017

The CVSA's 30th annual roadcheck is June 6-8 and focus on cargo securement safety. These seven load securement best practices will keep you rolling.

Schneider Hosts Free ‘Alive at 25’ Distracted Driving Class for Teens

By Andrea Sequin May 15, 2017

Schneider's safety efforts extend into safety advocacy in the lives of our associates and communities — including a distracted driving class for teens.

Schneider's Presidential Awards Recognize 134 Associates

By Todd Jadin May 1, 2017

Schneider works hard to recognize associates, and our annual awards across five categories are one big way we do that.

‘7-Second Following Distance? Really?!’ — A Truck Driver’s Perspective

By Henry Frautschy Apr 18, 2017

Is a seven-second following distance reasonable for truck drivers? Even in traffic? A Schneider driver shares his insightful perspective.

How to Maximize Your Miles: 9 Tips From Schneider’s 2016 Highest Mileage Driver

By The Schneider Guy Mar 24, 2017

Mario Tobar drove more miles in 2016 than anyone else in Schneider's fleet, and he gets home weekly. Here are his tips to maximize your miles.

Choosing the Right Time: Being the Patient Professional Truck Driver

By Henry Frautschy Mar 16, 2017

A professional truck driver needs a different mindset than a motorist. Here's what it really looks and feels like to be a patient professional on the road.

4 Truck Driver Skills Beyond the Driver's Seat

By Sharon Nader Feb 24, 2017

Truckers drive trucks for a living, but professional drivers have many more skills as well, including these four.

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.