Dash-Cam Confessionals – Municipal

Drive Cams, Dash Cams or Driving Camera Recorders can now record both inside and outside the vehicle.  They have location GPS, direction and speed. Top operators love them since they…

Accident Check List – Municipal

IMPORTANT: If an accident occurs: Remain Calm. 1: Stop!   Do not leave the scene. 2: Turn on warning lights, four-way flashers and determine if anyone is injured. 3: Set…

Accidents – Video Municipal

In this section we watch a video from ATA Associates.  They are an accident investigation firm in Texas.  With their permission and our thanks, they allow us to use their…

Accidents – Stories & Case Studies Municipal

There are sweeper operators who go through their entire careers without ever getting into an accident. By being careful and attentive, minimizing distractions, and following best practices, they avoid putting…

Safe Driving – “The No Zone” Municipal

Blind Spots – The “No Zone” During basic driver training we all heard about “blind spots”.  Those areas on the road that are impossible to see and be seen. Many…

Safe Driving – In-cab Safety Municipal

Chances are, it’s not going to be just you in the cab of your sweeper. You’ll likely have things like your lunch box, drink container, and tools like your blower…

Safe Driving- Distractions Municipal

According to the Federal Communications Commission: The popularity of mobile devices has had some unintended and sometimes deadly consequences. An alarming number of traffic accidents are linked to driving while…