Dry Van Trailer Safety


Working on and around dry van trailers can expose a driver to potential injuries, which could be costly to one’s livelihood and lifestyle. Read the information below about dry van trailer safety and the recommended injury prevention techniques, and then ask yourself how you can better protect yourself from harm. 

Recognize the Hazards

  • Environment
  • Equipment
  • Personal Behaviors

Know the Defense

  • Conduct Proper Vehicle Inspections
  • Use Three Points of Contact
  • Utilize PPE
  • Follow Established Procedures
  • Be Attentive to Your Surroundings