The 2017 Fleet Safety Conference opened Tuesday with a keynote from the National Safety Council's Deborah Hersman, who also spoke on Monday at an NTSB-NSC roundtable about advanced driver assistance systems. Safety awards were given at a luncheon. The second day of the conference featured a session from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - TSA regarding security threats against transportation fleets. The conference closed with a presentation from Shell's Karen Spring about the company's mission to eliminate fleet fatalities. Read more here. Photos by Andy Lundin and Jim Park.
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Volvo Trucks hosted and editor Ride & Drive event in Winston-Salem, North Carolina in early June. Senior Editor Jack Roberts and Equipment Editor Jim Park were there. Here are a few of the photos we took at the event. Watch for the full stories in the July issue of HDT and here on truckinginfo.com.
All photos by Equipment Editor, Jim Park
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Volvo Trucks staged a media Ride and Drive event at its Greensboro, N.C. heaquarters in early September. Here are a few still photos from the event, showing the equipment that was available for reporters to ride or drive.
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