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June 15, 2016

Meet the Safest Driver in FedEx History

FedEx Express courier John Cahill recently became the first driver in FedEx history to achieve 40 years of driving without a preventable accident. He also celebrated his 42nd anniversary with FedEx this year. John has spent his entire professional driving career at three FedEx Express stations in the New England area. It’s not known exactly

December 11, 2015

Seven Tips for Keeping Packages Safe This Holiday Season

FedEx wants to help make sure you have a hassle-free holiday season this year. We have more than 325,000 team members around the world dedicated to helping the holidays arrive. While we do our utmost to ensure the safe and secure delivery of every package, there are steps our customers can take for added peace

October 16, 2015

FedEx Leads the Way on International Walk to School Day

Every day on the world’s roads more than 500 children are killed and thousands more are injured. With over 90,000 trucks on these roads, safety is of the utmost importance to FedEx. Over the last 16 years, more than 16,000 FedEx volunteers have teamed up with Safe Kids Worldwide in ten countries to share road

August 13, 2015

FedEx Has a Deck Full of Aces – Safe Driving Tips:

Over 150 FedEx drivers are participating in the 2015 National Truck Driving Championships, a competition of professional truck drivers hosted each year by American Trucking Associations. In the competition, each driver has a chance to demonstrate his or her driving and inspection skills, knowledge and professionalism through a series of tests. The drivers undergo a

February 23, 2015

Safe Kids Worldwide and FedEx Work to Improve Road Safety

This is the last in a series of posts from the leaders of Safe Kids Worldwide affiliates around the world. After hearing from representatives of many Safe Kids affiliates outside the U.S., this final post is from Priti Gautam, the Safe Kids Worldwide Program Manager who works out of their headquarters’ location in Washington, D.C.

January 8, 2015

Think Safe, Act Safe, and Be Safe this Winter

It’s a new year and old man winter is already in full effect. FedEx has a few winter safety tips to help keep you and your family safe, warm and secure on the roads and at home.

December 17, 2014

Driver Impersonation – How to Protect Yourself

 I’ll bet you are one of the millions of people who are increasingly trading the hassle of shopping at a brick-and-mortar store for the comfort of shopping online in PJs. I know I am!With this explosive growth in e-commerce, there are more delivery drivers on the road now than ever before—especially during the holiday season when shipping volume can be double the usual daily amount. With this in mind, FedEx has a reminder for you.

September 3, 2014

Empowering Children to become Road Safety Advocates

This is the seventh post in a series of 10 guest blog posts from the leaders of Safe Kids Worldwide affiliates that FedEx works with around the world in support of child pedestrian road safety initiatives. With tens of thousands of vehicles on the world’s roadways, FedEx is actively engaged in promoting road safety. This month, we will hear from Jesus De la Fuente, Executive Director, Safe Kids Philippines.