Being entrusted with company property as valuable as a truck is quite a big responsibility. Work trucks, especially commercial-grade ones, can cost upwards of $100,000 or more. They can also potentially be dangerous, with size and weight enough to cause some serious damage even in low-speed accidents.
For these reasons, vehicle operators must be vigilant, well-trained and cautious at all times. Being aware of the potential harm the truck can do and knowing how to avoid common hazards can go a long way towards preventing serious — and often deadly — accidents. Read more