Today’s fleets are faced with navigating roadways that include new dangers and rising risks. Understanding these risks has become more vital than ever before. How can drivers and fleet managers best prepare for what’s around the bend? During this session you will learn the current state of safety, future safety trends and potential risks on the rise, understanding and utilizing data and technology, effective techniques to retain the next generation of drivers and how to “future proof” fleets against new and emerging risks.

Speaker

Gary Johnson
Gary Johnson
Director of Safety Services, Lytx

Gary has more than three decades of experience in the transportation industry, with an emphasis on occupational safety and health, human resources, and employee management.

Steve Fields
Steve Fields
America’s Road Team Captain, Yellow

Steve Fields has been a professional truck driver for 36 years and has accumulated 3.5 million accident-free miles. He is a line-haul driver for Yellow.

P. Sean Garney
P. Sean Garney
Co-Director, Scopelitis Transportation Consulting

P. Sean Garney began his career in the trucking industry nearly 20 years ago working for a small ice company in Rochester, NY. Since, he’s held various roles including driver, freight broker, industry advocate, government contractor, and now consultant.

Dan Murray
Dan Murray
Senior Vice President, American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI)

Daniel Murray has more than 28 years of experience in a broad range of transportation fields including trucking research and economics, transportation safety technologies and autonomous vehicles. 

Joshua Vance
Joshua Vance
Vice President of Safety and Compliance, J.B. Hunt Transport

Joshua Vance is the Vice President of Safety and Compliance for J.B. Hunt. Joshua graduated from The Ohio State University and began his carrier in the transportation industry 23 years ago. He has been with J.B.

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