SilkWeb Highlights Online Training Courses on Driver Safety as a Result of Fatal Arizona Bus Crash

SilkWeb Consulting addresses the issues of the importance on driver training and preparation by highlighting their online training courses on driver safety as a result of the fatal bus crash in Arizona.
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March 16, 2010 - PRLog -- Phoenix, AZ, SilkWeb Consulting addresses the importance of proper driver training and preparation as a result of a fatal bus crash that took place on March 5th, on I-10 in Arizona. SilkWeb offers online training courses for drivers that meet CMV regulations that span from novice drivers to seasoned drivers, and cover how to conduct a correct vehicle inspection, how to document properly, and knowing the rules of the road. These online courses comply with DOT, HazMat, and FMCSA requirements, and allow for full corporate customization. According to reports from the Department of Transportation the company involved in the fatal crash failed to meet the FMCSA’s strict guidelines concerning hours of service logbook, maintenance and record keeping requirements. SilkWeb offers a range of CMV driver courses on DOT/FMCSA topics such as hours of service, inspections, repairs, and maintenance to help smaller transportation companies meet the DOT and FMCSA requirements. Proper training can help avoid accidents and help keep our highways safe.

CMV Driver Safety curriculum highlights the need to know information for novice drivers.

CMV Driver: Essentials
This comprehensive program was designed for CMV drivers with less than 1 year experience. Course content covers CMV driver qualification, personal wellness, and whistleblower protection. When this course is combined with CMV Drivers: Hours of Service the FMCSA rule (Minimum Training Requirements for Entry-Level Commercial Motor Vehicle Operators) can be met.

CMV Driver: Hours of Service, addresses DOT requirements in regards to rules and exemptions of hours of service, proper record and form documentation and includes a scored assessment to measure driver’s progress in the training.

CMV Driver: Hours of Service
The US Department of Transportation (DOT) requires training so that CMV drivers understand  the rules and exemptions relating to hours of service, the correct records and forms that need to be completed and how to complete those forms accurately. This course clearly explains DOT requirements under the Hours of Service rule and provides working examples along with a scored assessment.

CMV Driver: Inspection, Repairs, and Maintenance walks drivers through an essential stage before being able to populate the roads. A vehicle can be a moving weapon if not prepared and inspected correctly. It is the duty of a professional driver to properly inspect their vehicles, and make necessary and appropriate repairs needed to keep their vehicle running properly and safely.

CMV Driver: Inspections, Repairs, and Maintenance
This course focuses on the role of the CMV driver in keeping his or her CMV in safe working order by inspecting the vehicle at the start and end of every day. In this course, drivers learn about the types of inspections that drivers need to complete, including what to do if defects or problems are uncovered during an inspection.

Created as multi-lingual curriculum, CMV Driver: Road Signs goes over road signs to ensure drivers are acquainted to what each signs means and know what the rules of the road are.

CMV Driver: Road Signs – English and Spanish
Being a professional driver requires to be familiar with the rules of the road. This course reviews a wide variety of road signs that will help you to comply with the rules and drive safely.

About SilkWeb Consulting & Development LLC:
Based in Phoenix, AZ SilkWeb is an eLearning content provider of compliance, management, and soft skills courses. SilkWeb creates both off-the-shelf and custom eLearning courses for a variety of clients in the fields of higher education, health care, business, government, automotive, and non-profits. For more information on SilkWeb Consulting & Development LLC’s CMV Driver courses visit
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