Happy New Year 2024!

Onspot of North America, December 31, 2023

Wishing you a Happy New Year 2024 filled with joy, success, and new beginnings! May this year bring you prosperity and happiness. 

Read more

Merry Christmas 2023!

Onspot of North America, December 25, 2023

Celebrate the magic of the season with our heartfelt Merry Christmas wishes for 2023.

Read more

Winter is Here - Make sure you are ready with Onspot E-Learning

Ulrik Andersson, December 21, 2023

For new or experienced drivers, if your vehicle is equipped with Onspot, ongoing education is important! Our E-Training portal can help. Learn more here!

As a driver, your employer provides you with a vehicle that is specially equipped for the job. If you work in an area with winter conditions, and you’re vehicle has Onspot Automatic Tire chains installed, education and best use practices are very important.

Onspot Automatic Tire chains are designed to provide your truck or bus with instant traction, even in the most challenging winter conditions. With the Onspot, you no longer have to worry about manually installing and removing traditional snow chains. At the touch of a button, you can activate the Onspot system and ensure that you reach your destination safely and on time, without ever having to leave the warmth and comfort of the cab.

However, when you are new to a job, it is natural to feel a bit overwhelmed and unsure about how to use new equipment. Even though the Onspot automatic tire chains are a simple and reliable system, there are a few important things to remember. We understand this from our conversations with experienced users over the years.

That is why we have developed an online e-training system specifically for Onspot users. The Onspot e-training platform is conveniently accessible on our home page at onspot.com. Simply click on the e-training option in the navigation menu, log in, and you will have immediate access to a comprehensive training program designed to familiarize you with all aspects of using and maintaining your Onspot automatic tire chains. Our e-training program, aptly named the "Operating Onspot automatic tire chains," covers everything you need to know to ensure optimal performance and longevity of your Onspot system.

By completing all the training units in the module, you will not only enhance your knowledge and understanding of the Onspot automatic tire chains, but also receive a certificate as a testament to your new expertise. This certificate can serve as a valuable credential, showcasing your commitment to safety and professionalism as a driver.

So, whether you are a seasoned driver looking to refresh your knowledge or a newly hired employee eager to learn, our Onspot e-training platform is here to support you every step of the way.

The link below will take you directly to the e-training platform. Click on it now to become an even better driver.

E-Training

Read more

Enhancing Emergency Response: Rescue drivers overcome snow and ice

Shane Woodman, December 7, 2023

In the fast-paced world of emergency response, every second counts. Ambulance and fire truck drivers are tasked with reaching the scene of an incident swiftly and safely. One invaluable tool that aids in this mission is Onspot, an automatic tire chain system.

Read more

Giving Thanks: A Heartfelt Message from Onspot of North America

Shane Woodman, November 23, 2023

As Thanksgiving approaches, we at Onspot of North America want to take a moment to express our gratitude to you, our valued customers.

Read more

Operating in winter conditions: Renewed focus for rescue drivers

Leonard D'Orlando, November 23, 2023

Here in the States the shift from the fall season toward the winter season has started and it won’t be long until many places are blanketed in snow. For the rescue driver this is also a time of shift in preparation and renewed focus on the job at hand. The priorities are always the same; the safe transport of patients and EMTs with a focus on quick response time. During the winter months these goals never change but the methods and practices implemented by the rescue driver do.

Read more

Winter Road Conditions - How to Increase Maneuverability?

Eric Carlebom, November 9, 2023

When winter arrives, sudden weather changes can affect us. The nights are longer than the days, and wet road surfaces can quickly freeze into ice. Having good traction is essential for road safety. Read more here: What is friction and its relationship with traction?

Read more

Automatic tire chains - Why an Onspot e-training portal?

Ulrik Andersson, October 26, 2023

Why is there an Onspot automatic tire chain e-training portal? Learn more here

Read more

Autumn is here, winter close behind! Is your fleet ready for snow?

Ulrik Andersson, October 12, 2023

As autumn arrives, the temperature drops and the vibrant leaves begin their transformation. This change in seasons prompts us to consider the challenges that winter will bring. Being fully prepared once winter arrives is essential for maintaining efficiency and maximizing driver and vehicle safety.

Read more

Navigating Adverse Weather Conditions- The Challenge for Truck Drivers

Shane Woodman, September 28, 2023

The integration of automatic tire chains has revolutionized the way commercial drivers navigate treacherous road conditions, exemplifying the commitment of the industry to both safety and efficiency. Here we will shed light on the reasons why automatic tire chains play a vital role in the world of commercial driving.

Read more

Subscribe to blog updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

Se all

Follow us