Winter driving tips

 In infographic, Transporte de Carga, Trucking, Trucking

In winter, roads get wet, icy, and snowy. Follow these tips to keep yourself safe!

Before driving:

  • Check if windshield wipers work properly
  • Make sure washer fluid is topped up
  • Clear your vehicle of ice and snow
  • Check the weather forecast before you leave
  • Check road conditions
  • Have emergency supplies with you:
    • Charged cell phone
    • Water
    • Blanket
    • Shovel
    • Warm clothes
  • Keep the tank full
  • Turn on the lights

While driving:

  • Adjust  your speed to road conditions
  • Slow down and allow extra space between your truck and other vehicles
  • Avoid sudden moves, they can cause you to lose control or jackknife.
  • Avoid hard braking, quick acceleration, and abrupt gear changes, they can cause you to skid
  • Stay focused on your driving and put away cell phones and other distractions

Happy holidays to all carriers! 


Image by ArtTower from Pixabay


Marben Acosta Teran oversees the overall international B2B marketing strategy for Mexicom Logistics. She is passionate about building a solid brand while creating useful content for its audience. Marben loves learning more about the industry and being part of the Mexicom family.
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  • Jaskirat Singh

    What a nice post. It’s going to help a lot of people. Thanks for sharing!!

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