IDEALEASE NEWS

CVSA to hold “Operation Safe Driver” This Week!

This week, enforcement personnel will focus on the unsafe driving behaviors of both commercial and passenger-vehicle drivers as a part of Operation Safe Driver Week. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will use the enforcement campaign, slated for July...

Do You Realize This NON-CDL Truck Could Require the Driver to Have CDL With Tank Endorsement to Drive?

FMCSA definition for “Tank Vehicle” for Tank Endorsement for CDL Tank vehicle means any commercial motor vehicle that is designed to transport any liquid or gaseous materials within a tank or tanks having an individual rated capacity of more than 119 gallons and an...

What Are the Disqualifications That Would Prevent a Driver From Receiving Clearance in the Security Threat Assessment Process for a Hazardous Materials Endorsement?

Conviction of any of the following crimes will disqualify a driver from being eligible for a hazmat endorsement: Terrorism Assault with intent to murder MurderImage result for disqualification Espionage Sedition Kidnapping or hostage-taking Treason Rape or aggravated...

CVSA Brake Safety Week Sept 16-22

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced dates for this year’s Brake Safety Week. The weeklong inspection blitz will take place from September 16 to September 22, and the special focus will be on brake components. According to a press release by the...

Cookout in Murfreesboro – Wednesday, 6/18/18

  Join us at Cumberland International Trucks in Murfreesboro, TN on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 11:30 am for a Cookout! 295 Butler Drive, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37127 The Mean Green Ice Cream Machine will be there with ice...

CVSA Brake Safety Week Sept 16-22

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced dates for this year’s Brake Safety Week. The weeklong inspection blitz will take place from September 16 to September 22, and the special focus will be on brake components. According to a press release by the...

Cookout in Murfreesboro – Wednesday, 6/18/18

  Join us at Cumberland International Trucks in Murfreesboro, TN on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 11:30 am for a Cookout! 295 Butler Drive, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37127 The Mean Green Ice Cream Machine will be there with ice...

4th of July Drunk Driving Prevention Campaign

We love to celebrate the 4th of July with family, friends, food, and fireworks, but all too often the festivities turn tragic on the nation's roads. The fact is, this iconic American holiday is also one of the deadliest holidays of the year due to drunk-driving...

CVSA to Hold Operation Safe Driver Week in July

​In mid-July, enforcement personnel will focus on the unsafe driving behaviors of both commercial and passenger-vehicle drivers as a part of Operation Safe Driver Week. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will use the enforcement campaign, slated for July...

Cumberland Closed Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Valued Customers, please be advised Cumberland will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 to celebrate Independence Day. We wish you and your family a happy and safe holiday, and a huge thank-you to all who...

Driver Shortage is the #1 Concern of Fleets Today!

Recently, I was in a meeting with safety directors of fleets that are members of the National Private Truck Council. As we went around the room discussing the number one issue facing their companies today, it was unanimous that the driver shortage was their main...

Help Your Fleet Drivers Avoid Rear-end Collisions

Most drivers would admit that when in a hurry they sometimes follow the vehicle in front of them too closely, but that’s not a good idea. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, rear-end crashes are the most frequently occurring type of...

A Good Rule of Thumb to Gauge Following Distance

Your fleet drivers can help to avoid rear-end crashes by slowing down and dropping back from the vehicle in front, or by passing that vehicle if they can do so safely. They need to know that tailgating is not an option. A common tool used to determine proper following...

Prepare Your Drivers Before They Take the Wheel

While most of your drivers are aware that it’s wise to maintain proper following distance, it’s good to remind them periodically of your safety first policy with timely tips such as: Use the 3-second rule. When the road is dry and straight, the 3-second rule is a...

CVSA to Hold Operation Safe Driver Week in July

In mid-July, enforcement personnel will focus on the unsafe driving behaviors of both commercial and passenger-vehicle drivers as a part of Operation Safe Driver Week. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will use the enforcement campaign, slated for July...

Summer Heat + Tires – Tips to Avoid the Worst of It

A very famous tire engineer once stated, “Heat is to tires as Kryptonite is to Superman”…in other words, its worst enemy. Taken all together, hot summer temperatures, under-inflated tires, heavy loads, and traveling at high speeds and you have a recipe for tire...

First Day of Summer and the Heat is ON

What Are You Doing to Protect Your Employees From Heat Stroke and Exhaustion? These conditions are created when our body is unable to regulate our heat production at a safe level. First, we need to make all of our employees aware of the signs and symptoms for these...

All Heat-Related Illnesses Are Preventable!

What can you do to prevent them? • Use Common Sense! • Limit your exposure to direct sunlight as much as possible. • Drink more fluids (non-alcoholic); do not drink fluids that contain caffeine or large amounts of sugar. Sport drinks are good as they replace...

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