This report explores various strategies designed to increase safety-related driving behaviors and decrease at-risk driving behaviors of commercial motor vehicle drivers.  The report also examines innovative and successful behavior-based safety practices in commercial vehicle settings.  View Report read more →

This report examines information on existing commercial motor vehicle safety certification, self-evaluation, benchmarking, and best practices programs; identifies major common elements and protocols; and explores the crash-reduction effectiveness of the programs.  View Report read more →

This report explores the state of commercial motor vehicle (CMV) operator training in the trucking and motorcoach industries.  The report examines the experiences of training programs that are using some combination of simulators and computer-based instruction and identifies measures of training effectiveness being used in the CMV community.  View Report read more →

This report explores practices on developing and enhancing a culture of safety among commercial motor vehicle drivers.  The report also examines suggested steps for increasing a safety culture through a series of best practices.  View Report read more →

This report identifies and documents motivating factors that influence commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers in deciding whether to wear safety belts and research and practices that address CMV safety belt usage. It also offers a review of ergonomic and human engineering factors in the design and use of safety belts in CMVs as well as.. read more →