The trucking industry is facing a crisis, a distracted driving crisis. You might think the culprit in this crisis is the cell phone, but you’d be wrong. It’s definitely the driver. My hope is to help solve a problem that we all need to address. We can all learn, and we can all share what we know in an effort to influence others.
The Truth About Trucking’s Distracted Driving Crisis
The cold hard truth is that you have no idea of the forces that are out to get you in the money they are spending to control you. You’re out gunned by highly educated, skilled craftsmen who know how to suck you in.
Update: Just after putting this post together, a former top executive at Facebook went public about his feelings of “tremendous guilt” over what social media has created. Here’s the link to his interview at Theverge.com if you want to take a closer look. One of the best quotes in the article has to be “The short-term, dopamine-driven feedback loops we’ve created are destroying how society works,” and his comments about how his children aren’t allowed to use this sh**.
I created this as a video presentation, not a blog post. Please catch the videos in order.
I can already see I will be updating this as more information becomes available. Just be totally aware that you are being used. The big players that battle for your attention on that smartphone know exactly what they are doing. Don’t be fooled. We truckers are a rugged bunch, and we don’t like to be conned, fooled or lied to.
I posted this under Tactical Trucker because it definitely meets the definition of a tactical move. Remember, tactical simply means control the outcome of a given event. This is really a fight for control. Control over your mind, your career and quite possibly your life.Share This: