Resource articles

Keeping your seat belts safe

By law, most passenger cars on the road today should be equipped with seat safety belts, and many trucks also have this life saving equipment.

Seeing when driving at night

The accident rate during night time driving is considerable higher than during day time driving. One major factor is temporary blindness caused by the glare of headlights.

Fighting driver fatigue

Driving while fatigued is a major cause of accidents out on the road. Find out how you can fight driver fatigue with these tips from Markel Specialty.

Vehicle maintenance

A driver spending a full day on the road needs to feel confident that his vehicle will function efficiently and safely under all driving conditions. Get tips from Markel Specialty.

Violence in the workplace

How to protect yourself, treat and decontaminate your patients.

Traffic signs

It is every driver’s responsibility to identify and obey all traffic control signs. Make it a point to periodically review the different signs and to become acquainted with their meanings.

Driving emergencies

Learn how you can help your drivers deal with emergencies while they are out on the road.

Traffic signs and signals

If all drivers would realize the importance of traffic signs and signals, and would observe them to the letter, driving would be a much happier experience.

Distracted and dozing

Get tips on how to avoid distracted driving, and tools to combat driver fatigue, to help keep your drivers safe.

Pedestrian crossing

Although pedestrian safety should be a two way responsibility between driver and pedestrian, the driver is usually responsible for any consequences.