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Positive cannabis tests jump 32%

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has released its latest report on drug testing results for the trucking industry. Of those tested in 2021, there were 55,223 positive drug tests. For 2022, there were 68,639 positive tests representing a 24% annual increase.

The Clearinghouse for the drug testing program reports a listing of all prohibited substances found in positive test results. Of the 14 prohibited substances found since 2021, cannabis (marijuana) returned with the highest positive test rate. In 2021, there were 31,085 positive marijuana tests and 40,916 in 2022 representing a 32% year-over-year increase. Marijuana represented 60% of all positive tests.

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Trend in Claims Detected

It is our intent to regularly inform you of trending claims affecting our insureds. Having examined our most recent claims data, our analysts have detected a trend in carelessness.

Our claims handlers have been receiving claims where our insureds have been colliding with stationery items such as fire hydrants, low hanging cables, sprinklers, open doors, vehicles, etc. While rearend crashes continue to be at the top of our list, claims like these that are largely preventable have been adding up.

There are a few things to address regarding these types of incidents.

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AHCA members SAVE big at Universal Studios
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$20,000 Accident Insurance

One $20,000 Accidental Death & Dismemberment policy is automatically included with membership for each member company. To purchase additional policies for staff and/or contractors, call AHCA at (877) 855-8462

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Safetysurance

Safetysurance is a website containing a searchable library of Risk Management resources, including safety bulletins, safety programs, live streaming safety videos, industry news, and links to various federal and state regulatory agencies.

The website is www.Safetysurance.com and is available to all AHCA members. There is an informational flyer about Safetysurance located on the main page of the website, along with instructions regarding the registration process. A copy of this flyer will also be included with member packets. Learn more...

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