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NTSB's Graham is on a Mission to Reduce Rear-End Crashes
Trucking Company Fights Back Against Nuclear Verdicts
Don’t Let Driver Training be the Weak Link in Safety Technology

Don’t Let Driver Training be the Weak Link in Safety Technology

Collision mitigation and emergency braking systems on trucks could save lives, according to the National Transportation Safety Board and fleets that use them. But you can’t just spec advanced safety technology on your truck and think you’re done.

May 10, 2019

Q&A: Sandeep Kar on Tomorrow's Truck

Q&A: Sandeep Kar on Tomorrow's Truck

Sandeep Kar is a leading transportation futurist, tracking and explaining how emerging technologies are changing trucking and logistics. In this HDT interview, Kar talks about his new role at telematics provider FleetComplete and how he thinks trucking will evolve in the near term.

April 11, 2019

Commentary: When Humans and Safety Technology Collide

Commentary: When Humans and Safety Technology Collide

Safety technology isn’t always everything it’s cracked up to be – because no matter how sophisticated it is, you still have to consider how it’s going to interact with the human behind the wheel.

April 9, 2019

HDT's Top 20 Products of 2019

HDT's Top 20 Products of 2019

The most significant trucking products for 2019 as chosen by Heavy Duty Trucking magazine's editors.

February 15, 2019

Golden State Foods Devours Fleet Data

Golden State Foods Devours Fleet Data

An unquenchable appetite for improved safety and sustainability is driving real change for the fleet management team at Southern California’s Golden State Foods.

August 8, 2018

Q&A: ZF's Emerging Technology Push Gains Steam

Q&A: ZF's Emerging Technology Push Gains Steam

ZF has deep roots as a technology pioneer. In this exclusive HDT interview, Mitja Schulz, senior VP and general manager of commercial steering systems for ZF TRW, talks about how the company is serving both North American fleets and OEMs with a growing portfolio of advanced vehicle systems.

March 19, 2018

Are Your Brakes up to Snuff?

Are Your Brakes up to Snuff?

With all the advantages provided by today’s advanced safety systems, what a shame it would be if they couldn’t live up to their potential because of poorly maintained foundation brakes or inadequate friction material.

May 18, 2017

When Safety Comes From the Top

When Safety Comes From the Top

For J&M Tank Lines, safety technology is simply a tool in its quest to make sure drivers get home safely.

March 27, 2017

Bendix Highlights Newest Advanced Safety System

Bendix Highlights Newest Advanced Safety System

Trucking journalists recently got an up-close demonstration of Bendix’s new Wingman Fusion integrated vehicle safety system, which uses advanced, high-speed computers, fully integrated safety systems and image-recognition cameras to give drivers fewer false alarms and faster responses in critical situations.

August 18, 2016

7 Technologies That Will Affect Trucking and the Aftermarket
Q&A: Wabco Americas Chief Talks About Braking, Safety Tech and More

Q&A: Wabco Americas Chief Talks About Braking, Safety Tech and More

This summer, Wabco Holdings named Jon Morrison president of its Americas business unit. He has spent 30 years in the global transportation industry and most recently served as president, North America for American Axle & Manufacturing. We sat down with him to find out more about his first few months in the position.

December 8, 2015

Behind UPS' Decision to Make Collision Mitigation Standard
How Bendix’s Wingman Fusion Can Stop a Truck [Video]

How Bendix’s Wingman Fusion Can Stop a Truck [Video]

As the government contemplates making collision avoidance systems mandatory, HDT's Tom Berg takes you behind the wheel of one of the systems currently available for heavy trucks, the Bendix Wingman Fusion.

July 12, 2015

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