Topic Tags worst case scenarios

Top 10 trucking worst case scenarios

| September 26, 2013

Brake failure! What to do when your rig won’t stop

| August 09, 2013

As the finale to the 10 Worst Case Trucking Scenarios infographic, there's maybe the scariest scenario of them all — braking failure in your truck.

Caught in a blizzard: Faring when stuck in snow

| August 08, 2013

What happens when the sky parts and a few feet of snow are dumped onto you and your truck in the middle of a run? Here are some tips on getting you and your rig ...

How to maintain control over black ice

| August 07, 2013

On a cold winter's morning, what are you to do if the road beneath you and your truck suddenly is covered by a thin layer of clear ice? A few tips for handling.

Swarmed in the cab: What to do if stung while driving

| August 06, 2013

Even if you're not allergic to stinging insects, a crazed buzzing creature flying around in your cab while aiming to jab you with a needle and inject poison in you while you're driving is scary. ...

Choking! Handling throat clog while driving

| August 05, 2013

What's a driver to do if suddenly something he or she is eating gets hung up in the throat and prevents breathing? Here are some tips.

How to truck through a Volcano

| August 02, 2013

What if you were suddenly driving through a volcanic eruption? In the fifth installment of the Worst Case Trucking Scenarios, Overdrive examines just that.

Hijacked! What to do when your rig’s been taken over

| August 01, 2013

A crazed bandit has you at bay and has your rig under his control. What should you do? Here are some pointers.

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