Motorcoach

Zonar webinar to offer tips on managing driver fatigue

Posted on September 19, 2013

Zonar, a provider of onboard telematics, vehicle inspection, and remote diagnostics systems, is sponsoring “Driver Fatigue Management,” a free webinar, on Sept. 25 at 10 a.m. PST.

The webinar will cover the four major factors affecting alertness and how they are addressed by hours-of-service rules.

Dr. Ron Knipling, author of the book Safety for the Long Haul, will discuss effective methods for proactively managing driver fatigue affecting commercial and local transportation and ways to identify high-risk drivers to help fleet managers ensure the safety of their operation.

Dr. Knipling has 30 years of experience in traffic safety research and development, with emphasis on driver human factors and motor carrier safety. He has authored more than 130 technical reports and publications, and made more than 100 professional conference presentations, most related to large truck safety. His specialties include driver risk, crash causation, driver fatigue, hours-of-service and carrier safety management research.

Event registration is free and more details are available here.

RELATED: "Combating driver fatigue an uphill battle"

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

IMG announces contribution to SYTA on Give Back Tuesday

The International Motorcoach Group has announced a five-year commitment to the SYTA Youth Foundation.

Wrong-way driver slams into Ariz. Greyhound bus

Arizona Department of Public Safety officials said the bus driver “did an amazing job” keeping the vehicle upright after one of its front wheels was damaged in the high-speed collision.

CH Bus delivers 2 Temsas, opens new maintenance, repair facility

The new facility is located just off Hwy 101 near San Francisco’s SFO airport, which offers a very convenient location for customers.

UMA's President/CEO Parra to retire

During his tenure, Parra helped grow and stabilize membership through creation of Bus & Motorcoach News and the  development of BusRates.com and the Bus and Motorcoach Academy.

ABA chief to represent motorcoach industry on federal committee

Role of committee is to provide information, advice, and recommendations to the Secretary of Transportation on matters relating to the role of intermodal transportation in facilitating mobility with respect to travel and tourism activities. 

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation

Please sign in or register to .    Close