Category: Driving Safety



T016 - Watch Your Load - Unrestrained Items In Small Vehicles

Loose items inside a vehicle can be deadly in an accident or sudden stop. This video illustrates the dangers of unrestrained cargo.
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Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish, Russian / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: securing loose items - securing parts bins

 


T024 - Beating A Blowout

When a tire blows, proper driver action can prevent a more serious accident. Simple but important guidelines are demonstrated.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: braking - steering - accelerating - tire inspection



T078 - Car Jacks

Changing a flat tire can be a nuisance and a real danger when safety is ignored. A review of safe car jack use is offered.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: vehicle preparation - shocks - safety zone - lug nuts

 

T091 - Night Driving

At night, driving even familiar streets and highways can become more difficult and dangerous. Safety tips for nighttime driving are shown.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: speed - stopping distance - light inspection

 


T099 - Motorcycle Safety

There are more than 400,000 motorcycle accidents each year. Frequent causes of accidents are discussed.

Tone: Drama / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: common accidents - visibility - road conditions - weather

 


T120 - Driving Defensively 1

Be aware of dangers in daily driving routines. It is no picnic. Presume the worst. Underestimating the over confidence or carelessness of the other driver, or yourself, can wreck your auto and your life.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: fixed staring - path of clear vision - elements of driving defensively - speed

 

T131 - The Moment Of Impact

Automobile accidents cause nearly half of all accidental deaths in the United States. Learn how to survive and what to do after an accident.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: gas leaks - instruction on avoiding traffic - provisions - injuries

 


T135 - Hoods Under The Hood Preventive Auto Maintenance

Vigilante auto repairmen working for an insurance company try to help vehicle owners properly maintain their vehicles to safety standards. In the end the responsibility lies with each of us who own or operate a vehicle to keep it safe through proper maintenance.

Tone: Humorous / Language: English

Key Training Points: emergency brakes - tires - visibility

 


T136 - Driving Defensively 2

A continuation of the ways driving defensively helps prevent accidents.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: stopping - prevention formula - accident factors

 

T145 - Look, Listen And Live Railroad Crossing

Can a company truck or private vehicle win a face-off with a 100-car train? Questions about railroad crossing safety are answered.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: statistics - crossing signs - stop - look & listen

 

T146 - Deadly Detour - Barricade Safety II

Driving around road construction and barricades is not only tricky, it can be dangerous to both drivers and road crews. Learn ways to get through the "Roadwork Maze" unscratched.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: warning signs - flag person - barricade

 

T157 - Passenger Overboard - Riding In Truck Beds

Every working day, thousands of workers are transported to their jobs in the backs of pickups and other trucks. Using the nautical theme of a ìMan Overboard!î, safe procedures when riding in the back of an open truck are shown.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: safe spots - cargo - occupant limit - driver responsibility

 

T158 - The Five-Minute Inspection

In just five minutes, this Safety Shorts video shows you the steps you need to take to inspect your rig before you hit the road or something on it!

Tone: Actuality / Language: English / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: truck / trailer connections - landing gear - petcocks - wheels and tires - fifth wheel - safety equipment - load

 

T180 - Sharing The Road With Rolling Rigs

Big rigs and passenger cars can be a volatile mix. See how you can avoid a run-in with a big rig.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: stopping distance - blind spots - right turns - downhill grades - passing

 


T192 - DWI: Save A Life

Drunk driving hurts or kills a million people a year. Learn how you can help win the battle for our highways to be a safer place to drive.

Tone: Drama / Language: English, Spanish / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: determining factors - avoiding drunk drivers - avoiding drunk driving

 

T198 - Commercial Trailers

Driving a tractor-trailer rig can be perilous. Some of the major problems and how to avoid them are shown.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: checklist - load - rollovers - jackknifing

 

T203 - Winter Driving

How do you avoid slipping and sliding while driving on snow and ice? What do you do if you lose control of your car, or if you get stuck in a snowdrift? Offered are tips for dealing with winter hazards.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English, Russian

Key Training Points: braking and accelerating - turning - skidding - snowtires and chains - speed

 

T222 - Speeding - Cars

Speeding is a national epidemic. It's deadly; it's everywhere. The viewer is motivated to make a life-saving decision, not to speed.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: speed kills - braking - stopping distances - the two-second gap

 

T223 - Speeding - Trucks

Problems are multiplied when you mix trucks and speeding. The possible harm, damage and destruction are all bigger than life. It is the driver's responsibility to increase his awareness of potential hazards and reduce his speed.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: plan ahead - match speed to conditions - perception and reaction - distance - braking

 

T239 - Backing Up

Safely backing up large trucks, trailers, and other vehicles can be a challenging task requiring more than a little skill. Mishaps can be prevented if some simple precautions and guidelines are followed.

Tone: Drama / Language: English / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: check your path - avoid distractions - tips to use when using guides

 

T245 - City Driving

City driving can be difficult and dangerous. To drive like a professional, you need to know what to focus on. Learn the answer to this and many other important driving questions.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: hazards - speed - changing lanes

 

T257 - Intersections

Nearly half of all urban accidents occur at intersections. Covered are important driving safety issues for Intersections.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: right of way - potential hazards

 

T265 - Passenger Vans And Shuttle Bus Operations - Part 1: You, Your Vehicle And Your Passengers

When you're transporting passengers, you can't take safety for granted. You must follow special procedures and safe driving practices to help ensure the safety of your passengers. It's up to you to make sure they arrive safely and comfortably at their destinations.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: stay alert - vehicle inspections - prepare yourself - discharging passengers - passenger emergencies

 

T266 - Passenger Vans And Shuttle Bus Operations - Part 2: Safe Driving Practices

Driving passenger vans and shuttle buses is different from driving cars. Know your vehicle and know its limitations. Follow safe driving practices at all times.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: blind spot - speed - vehicle handling - defensive driving - driving environment

 

T267 - Utility Vans - Part 1

Anytime you're on the road, you have to drive with safety in mind. But when you're driving utility vans, you have to take special precautions. Covered are necessary precautions for driving utility vans.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: seat belts - inspections - loose objects

 

T268 - Utility Vans - Part 2

Driving utility vans is different from driving cars. Generally, the larger the vehicle, the more room you need to maneuver and the longer it takes you to stop. Also, larger vehicles have larger blind spots. To drive a utility van safely, it's important to know your vehicle and to know its limitations.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English / Caption: Open

Key Training Points: familiarize yourself with van - blind spot - defensive driving - driving environment

 

T291 - Pulling Trailers

Towing a trailer is a big responsibility. Not only must you be concerned with your own safety, but you must also take steps to ensure the safety of other vehicles on the road. Whether you're towing a light boat, a utility trailer, a camper, or a motor home, it's important to prepare the trailer and the tow vehicle properly, and to follow safe procedures for handling your vehicle.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: load limits - hitching and unhitching - safety chains - driving with caution

 

T292 - Hazardous Materials Regulations: Overview

The U.S. Department of Transportation (D.O.T) has established laws regulating the transportation and shipping of hazardous materials. These laws, called the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR), specify requirements for safety transportation of hazardous materials in commerce by rail car, aircraft, vessel, and motor carriers. To help reduce incidents involving hazardous materials, hazmat employers and employees are required to know and follow HMR requirements.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key Training Points: transportation - labeling - classification and identification of hazardous materials - incident reporting

 

T293 - US Department of Transportation Regulations - Regulations: Overview

The US Department of Transportation regulations affect millions of transportation workers, including school bus drivers, certain commercial truck drivers, motor coach operators, and mass transit employees. To help ensure safety, employees must know and follow the D.O.T. regulations applicable to their jobs or workplaces.

Tone: Dramatization / Language: English

Key Training Points: D.O.T. Agencies - alcohol and drug testing requirements - Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations -╩Hazardous Materials Regulations

 


T312 - Defensive Driving - Principles

A defensive driver is one who can anticipate road hazards and take evasive action in time to prevent an accident. Learn the basic principles of defensive driving and practice them daily.

Tone: Drama / Language: English, Spanish

Key Training Points: anticipating hazards - speed - following distance

 

T313 - Defensive Driving - Strategies

No matter how skilled you are as a driver, you are bound to encounter hazards caused by other driver's errors or adverse weather. Help avoid accidents by anticipating these hazards and knowing strategies for defense.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: intersections - weather - head-on collisions

 

T314 - Road Rage

Road Rage is a type of aggressive driving that occurs when a driver reacts angrily to other drivers. Road Rage is a factor in many traffic accidents. To be safe, drive courteously, and avoid potentially dangerous or competitive situations.

Tone: Drama / Language: English

Key Training Points: incidence - causes - driving responsibly and safely - avoiding aggressive drivers

 

T332 - SEATBELTS AND AIRBAGS

Every year, over 40,000 Americans die in traffic accidents, and another 3 million are injured. Air bags, combined with lap/shoulder safety belts, offer the most effective protection available for passenger vehicle occupants.

Tone: Dramatization / Language: English

Key Training Points: Causes of injuries - Effectiveness of seat belts and air bags - Proper use - Child passenger safety

 

T333 - CELLULAR PHONES AND TWO-WAY RADIOS

Cellular phones and two-way radios offer great benefit, but may also create distractions that increase a driver's risk. When on the road, it's important to concentrate on safe and defensive driving, and not on making or answering calls.

Tone: Dramatization / Language: English

Key Training Points: Accident causes - Driver responsibility - Steps to minimize risks



T352 Driving in the Rain


Reduced visibility and slippery roads can make driving in the rain hazardous. Even in a light drizzle, driving conditions can be downright dangerous. To maintain control of your vehicle, it╣s important to take preventative measures.

Tone: Actuality / Language: English

Key training points: Safe driving strategies - Skidding - Hydroplaning - Flooded roadways - Vehicle maintenance



T361 DRIVER SAFETY BEGINS WITH ATTITUDE

Your attitude will affect your driving. If you are hurried, distracted or angry, you could be a serious safety threat on the road. Improve your driving skills - and your odds of arriving at your destination safely - by letting go of negative emotions when you get behind the wheel.

Tone: Graphic / Language: English

Key Training Points: Shock - Elevation - Pressure points
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