Ryder Driver Safety Training

At Ryder Safety & Loss Prevention, we take customer safety very seriously. To help you stay safe, we've created these free Customer Safety Training courses.

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Roadside Inspections
Roadside Inspections Roadside inspections are a means of enforcement of the motor carrier safety laws established to help ensure a safer highway environment.
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Rules of the Road
Rules of the Road What are the rules of the road? This training will help you to review defensive driving techniques and how to operate motor vehicles on public roadways.
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Winter Weather Driving
Winter Weather Driving Winter can be a very dangerous time of the year. Winter driving can be frustrating, tiring and sometimes even hazardous. It pays to be prepared for the unexpected.
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Seat Belt Usage
Seat Belt Usage What is the seat belt law and what are the management and administrative costs of not wearing your safety belt? This course answers these questions as well as busting some seat belt myths.
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Safe Backing
Safe Backing Did you know that 90% of trucking incidents and crashes happen during backing maneuvers? This course goes over ways to prevent backing accidents.
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Parking Lot Awareness
Parking Lot Awareness Parking lots can be surprisingly dangerous places. From dents and dings, pedestrian accidents and burglary, this course covers ways to prevent parking lot accidents.
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Mobile Phone Usage
Mobile Phone Usage Mobile phones can be helpful in roadside emergencies. But did you know you can be held liable if an accident results from phone use while driving? Learn how to safely use cell phones on the roadways.
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Avoiding Rollover Collisions
Avoiding Rollover Collisions Rollover accidents can happen when you least expect them. This course teaches you the common causes of rollover accidents and steps you can take to avoid them.
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School Bus Safety
School Bus Safety Understand school buses flashing light system, know the laws regarding sharing the road with school buses, and identify defensive driving techniques drivers should use when sharing the road with school buses.
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Lane Change Awareness
Lane Change Awareness Changing lanes can be a dangerous and difficult maneuver, especially for a commercial vehicle. This course covers the basics in lane change awareness and safety
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Lane Change Awareness
Lane Change Awareness Changing lanes can be a dangerous and difficult maneuver, especially for a commercial vehicle. This course covers the basics in lane change awareness and safety
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Night Driving
Night Driving Driving at night is much different from driving during the daylight hours. Many of us many are unfamiliar with the hazards of night driving. This training will cover effective ways to deal with the hazards of night driving.
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Aggressive Driving and Road Rage
Aggressive Driving and Road Rage An average of at least 1,500 men, women, and children are injured or killed each year in the United States as a result of road rage. Learn what causes road rage and how to deal with it.
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Hours of Service Regulations
Hours of Service Regulations The primary reason for hours-of-service regulations is safety. The regulations impose limits for when and how long a driver may drive. This training will provide a brief overview of these requirements.
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Defensive Driving
Defensive Driving Do you know the basic Principles of Defensive Driving? Knowing the common causes and consequences of motor vehicle accidents and how to apply basic Defensive Driving Skills could save your life.
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Pre- and Post-Trip Inspections
Pre- and Post-Trip Inspections A quality pre- and post-trip inspection by a driver can identify defective equipment before it fails and save you from expensive roadside repairs, down time and fines.
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Cargo Securement Rules
Cargo Securement Rules Commercial drivers secure cargo on public roads and be equipped to prevent the cargo from leaking, spilling, blowing or falling.
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Lane Change Awareness
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Changing lanes can be a dangerous and difficult maneuver, especially for a commercial vehicle. This course covers the basics in lane change awareness and safety

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