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WHAT IS A GOOD DRIVER?

Driver behaviour: What are the characteristics of a good driver? Experience, ability to be self-critical and learn from own mistakes Attentiveness Carefulness Driving under the

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SMART SYSTEMS FOR SAVING FUEL

Modern trucks are equipped with smart systems that “see” a certain section of the road ahead, i.e. the features of the terrain on a cruise control system mode: they accelerate, roll, and

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PRACTICAL ADVICE FOR DRIVERS

When driving:  1. Respond to meter readings and alarms: know what to do when an alarm is triggered or measurement devices indicate that there is a problem - respond in less than 30

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DRIVER AND CARGO SAFETY ON A TRIP

After leaving for a trip, the driver works round the clock - driving at certain hours, resting at other time and constantly taking care of cargo safety.

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DRIVING UPHILL

Tips on reducing fuel consumption when driving uphill: Volvo Trucks Driver Training Material 1. Pull back from the accelerator and let the truck work When entering the roundabouts, plan

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PRACTICAL ADVICE FOR DRIVERS

Preparing for the drive:   1. Visually inspect the vehicle’s technical condition: exterior, fluid leakage, status of lighting and signalling devices, and condition of tyres; 2.

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ILLEGAL MIGRANTS

These days, the problem of illegal migrants is of major importance in the world. Truck drivers must be vigilant and attentive, as migrants are often determined to take any action to cross national borders.

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ADVICE ON ECONOMICAL DRIVING

Eco-driving is an increasingly widespread way to save fuel. For many, this is associated with slow, sluggish driving. However, economical driving is not a slow ride. It is a modern and smart way to

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