Good News: Safety Belt Use is Up

SAFETY BELT USE UP AMONG TRUCK & BUS DRIVERS Safety belt use among commercial truck and bus drivers increased in 2010 according to a report released recently by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.  FMCSA reports that safety belt use increased to 78%...

Backing Up To Basics

In our monthly newsletter we usually give our owner operators tips about safety and the operation of their rigs and trailers.  We know that our owner operators are some of the best in the business but we never cease to remind them of the basics, such as these tips...

Safe Driving Tips for Overbye Owner Operators

Overbye Transport Focuses on Safety, Always! Here at Overbye we continually remind our owner operators to drive safely. Yes, our contractors are very safe operators but still, we always give them tips and reminders.  Some of our tips are communicated via our monthly...

Overbye Owner Operators Appreciate ATA Driver Week

Last week, Sept. 11-17, was National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, sponsored by the ATA, or American Trucking Associations. Trucking firms were encouraged to show their support to drivers and owner operators, and Overbye Transport once again held an all-you-can-eat...