Articles by Andrew R. Young

Winter Weather is Here – Please Use Extreme Caution

by Andrew R. Young | December 12th, 2011

Waking up to winter snow and icy roads this week requires us to reverse engineer our rush, rush, rush mentality of driving from one place to another.

New Rule – Commercial Drivers’ Hand-Held Cell Phone Use Banned

by Andrew R. Young | November 23rd, 2011

Department of Transportation issued a Final Rule announcing an end to hand-held cell phone use by drivers of buses and large commercial trucks.

Aggressive Driving – Just Let It Go

by Andrew R. Young | November 23rd, 2011

“aggressive driving and road rage lead to nothing good and can often lead to severe accidents, sometimes accidents involving innocent motorists or pedestrians”

The Healthy Highway – Truck Driver Fitness

by Andrew R. Young | November 17th, 2011

A truck driver must pass a medical examination and carry a medical certificate to legally drive a commercial motor vehicle in accordance with 49 CFR Part 391.41 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Regulations.  As of today’s date, professional drivers who hold a valid Commercial Drivers License are required to have the medical examiner’s […]