DashCam http://trucker.com/taxonomy/term/7511/more en Dash Cam of the Week: Brothers in crime http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-brothers-crime <div class="node-body article-body">While common driving mistakes are a routine nuisance and often lead to real problems, most of the idiocy truckers see on the highways are rooted in carelessness, maybe rudeness, and sometimes just plain meanness. But, whether we like to think about it or not, we share the public roads with some genuinely dangerous people—as this Dash Cam of the Week shows.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-brothers-crime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-brothers-crime#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:25:00 +0000 19381 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Like a ton of bricks http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-ton-bricks <div class="node-body article-body">The staff here at Dash Cam of the Week saw this clip and it hit us like a ton of bricks, so to speak.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-ton-bricks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-ton-bricks#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:07:00 +0000 19271 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Free Beer Friday http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-free-beer-friday <div class="node-body article-body">The staff here couldn’t find the police report that goes along with this Dash Cam of the Week, but we bet it’s a doozy. After all, it’s not every day that a trooper gets a truckload of beer dumped on him.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-free-beer-friday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-free-beer-friday#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 10 Mar 2017 13:37:00 +0000 19111 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Blind spots (BS) http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-blind-spots-bs <div class="node-body article-body">Until blind-spot detection systems are perfected (almost-perfect doesn’t count, though it helps) and adopted, truckers will continue deal with the matter dozens, even hundreds of times a day: The mirror’s clear, but is anything there? And the resulting: How can it be my fault when I couldn’t see anything? But, fair or not, the trucker is usually blamed.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-blind-spots-bs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-blind-spots-bs#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 03 Mar 2017 14:05:00 +0000 18981 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Going. Going. Gone. http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-going-going-gone <div class="node-body article-body">Is climate change real? Dan Hill now has a chilling perspective. Thin ice on Lake Michigan last week cost the Wisconsin man his year-old Cadillac Escalade, as this Dash Cam of Week shows.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-going-going-gone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-going-going-gone#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:29:00 +0000 18851 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Steppe away http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-steppe-away <div class="node-body article-body">This clip has the thing we most love here at Dash Cam of the Week: Truckers lending a hand to a “motorist” in need, with a safe and happy conclusion. Plus an attack helicopter!</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-steppe-away" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-steppe-away#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:53:00 +0000 18741 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: WY-oh-WY http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-wy-oh-wy <div class="node-body article-body">In case you’re not one of the 6+ million people who viewed this video on the Wyoming High Patrol Facebook page over the weekend, we offer this Bonus Edition of Dash Cam of the Week. (Because, at this rate, the clip will be old news by the time the Friday DCOW rolls around—and it’s too wild to skip.)</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-wy-oh-wy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-wy-oh-wy#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:23:00 +0000 18611 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Upside ‘Down’under http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-upside-down-under <div class="node-body article-body">For a seasonal change of pace, Dash Cam of the Week ventures into the warm and sunny Southern Hemisphere. And this featured clip shows that, regardless of which side of the road they drive on, too many people just don’t pay attention.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-upside-down-under" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-upside-down-under#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 10 Feb 2017 13:01:00 +0000 18581 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Move over http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-move-over <div class="node-body article-body">Truckers and troopers have at least one very important thing in common: When the weather makes the going tough, the tough have to keep going. But, as the clips in this highway patrol edition of the Dash Cam of the Week show, when the roads are bad, professional driving skills are all the more important.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-move-over" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-move-over#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 03 Feb 2017 16:06:00 +0000 18461 at http://trucker.com Dash Cam of the Week: Malfunction junction http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-malfunction-junction <div class="node-body article-body">If it weren’t so scary, one might get a chuckle from this Dash Cam of Week that features the gates at a rail crossing coming down after the train has smashed through a FedEx trailer caught without warning on the tracks.</div> <p><a href="http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-malfunction-junction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trucker.com/dashcam/dash-cam-week-malfunction-junction#comments DashCam Trucker Jobs News Safety Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:13:00 +0000 18341 at http://trucker.com