Thorn Valley Safety


TSA Real ID Will Affect Renewal of Driver's License

Beginning January 22,2018, driver’s licenses or state IDs issued by states that are not in compliance with the REAL ID Act and have not been granted an extension by DHS may not be used to fly within the U.S.


OSHA Compliance Updates

The OSHA has updated numerous compliance requirements for 2018. The crane operator certification requirements and the standard for sprinkler system installation will be affected. 


Trucking Safety Technology

Could collision sensing equipment shape the future of driving? Some experts are arguing that collision technology, created for driverless cars, should be used for trucks and other driver-driven vehicles.


Holidays and Driving Safety Tips

This holiday season, be sure to watch out erratic and unsafe drivers. Wearing a seatbelt and being alert can save you and your families’ lives.


Ask Thorn Valley

Question: Do you believe a Laminated cab card could be used as the user manual DOT is requesting?


Ask Thorn Valley

Question: What does the red symbol mean in the status section of the company FMCSA Portal A&I activity report? If you're having the same problem, read more to find the answer.


Other Safety News

Thorn Valley brings you the latest from the safety community, including a truck whose bed was in the upright position and smashed into a highway sign, important information for diesel trucks in California and an OSHA citation that may cost an employer well over $1 million.