Driven Too Far Podcast
87: How a Bad Hire Led to a 47 Million Nuclear Verdict

Did you know that one bad hire can cost a company millions of dollars? In this episode, we dive into a real-life case that resulted in a $47 million dollar verdict against a major trucking company.

Andrew tackles this crucial topic for the trucking industry – costly nuclear verdicts. 


You will learn about the catastrophic accident, a $47 million verdict against Schneider National, and the importance of safety protocols. Andrew illustrates the constant need for driver screening, safety training, and risk management. He also shares how predictive analytics can prevent tragedies uncovering the consequences of carrier negligence and reckless driver behavior. And why he believes reputable trucking companies should continue to prioritize safety and accountability. 


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This podcast is produced by Two Brothers Creative 2024.