Owner Operator Injury Risks

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The economy of the state of South Carolina depends on its owner operator truck drivers to deliver the supplies, goods, fuel, and food that its population requires. These drivers are entrepreneurs running their own businesses. While there's great satisfaction to be had, the owner operator faces many sacrifices and challenges. They work long hours and often spend days or weeks away from their families. In addition, they face two basic challenges: the risk of injury and financial risk. The Owner Operator's Injury Risks Because owner operator truck drivers in South Carolina spend so much time on the road, their risk of injury from traffic accidents are higher than that of most desk bound workers. They must drive day or night in all types of traffic

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