Articles by Andrew R. Young

NPHM Helps Smart Trucker Net An Additional $550,000.00

by Andrew R. Young | August 15th, 2011

Ohio law only requires drivers to carry $12,500.00 of liability coverage.

Deadly Nevada Truck / Train Crash Should Bring Awareness To Unsafe Driving Practices

by Andrew R. Young | July 1st, 2011

Online media reporter, yorkdispatch.com, reports that the truck driver, Lawrence Valli, involved in the deadly Nevada Semi-Truck, Amtrak crash was the lead truck of a three-truck convoy.  The other two (2) drivers of the truck convoy were following and witnessed the events of the crash unfold.  They watched helplessly as Valli’s truck continued forward as […]

A Preventable Accident: The Amtrak California Zephyr- Nevada Truck Collision

by Andrew R. Young | June 29th, 2011

Prior to reaching the crossing, truck drivers should decelerate, brake smoothly, look and listen for trains and check for train traffic in all directions prior to crossing the tracks.

Deadliest Time of the Year for Teens

by Andrew R. Young | June 2nd, 2011

The start of summer is reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation as the deadliest time of year for teens. Traffic crashes, particularly with large trucks, continue to be the number one cause of death. To increase teen awareness about “No Zones” and “Distracted Driving” leaders of the National Organizations for Youth Safety , Commercial […]

Hiring Safe Truck Drivers:

by Andrew R. Young | May 26th, 2011

Pre-Employment Screening Program: Purpose is to assist trucking companies in “making the roads safer, one hire at a time.”