Bison Transport is nationally known to be supportive of the communities it serves. We take great pride in participating in initiatives that empower, elevate and enable future generations to be the best they can be – after all, they might be tomorrow’s CEOs.
There is no escaping cameras. That is a fact of life nowadays. While some people feel cameras are an intrusion, we employ them for the safety for our drivers and other motorists. We tested the Guardian System cameras in 10 units, and based on that initial test, we are expanding the number of units over the next year.
Tagged with: You're Safe With Me
Volvo's Paul Kudla joins us for a sneak peek at what the company is working on for the trucking industry. The video below highlights the innovation, truck technology, regulation, electric engines, performance and safety.
ELDs are a hot topic in the trucking industry. While it seems like ancient history to us here at Bison because we have had 100 per cent of our fleet on ELDs since 2014, for many drivers and carriers ELDs are still new.
Met with a lot of excitement, the Volvo VNL 760s have been in design for five years and the first have started rolling into Bison's shops to be inspected, decalled, licenced and readied for the road.
With a new administration comes new questions about how various industries would be impacted. In 2017, we featured a video called The Trump Effect on Trucking. At the time President Trump just had his inauguration and we didn’t know how he would, if at all, affect trucking.
Tagged with: Economic Outlook
Road safety is important all year long but it is even more critical in the winter months when the weather can create treacherous conditions. We polled our Facebook friends and asked which are the best roads for winter driving. The responses took us literally all over the map. Here are the results.
In mid-2017, we published a post and video called So, You Think You Can Drive Distracted. They quickly became our most popular posts of the year.
Sometimes we like to educate, sometimes we like to entertain. Our blog, The Transporter, is always informative and interactive. Check out these top 10 blog posts from 2017.
Tagged with: Year in Review