Tips For Preventing Truck Driver Fatigue

May 18th, 2018
Check out these tips for preventing truck driver fatigue.

Check out these tips for preventing truck driver fatigue.

Driver fatigue is responsible for many accidents and fatalities on the road. Truck driver fatigue is especially dangerous, as drivers are on the road for long periods of time all through the night. Since truckers don’t always have a say in when they have to be on the road, it’s important to know how to prevent driver fatigue and stay alert and safe on long hauls. Read the rest of this entry »

Top Pieces Of Advice For New Truckers

May 11th, 2018
Take a look at the top pieces of advice for new truckers.

Take a look at the top pieces of advice for new truckers.

New truck drivers have a lot to learn from professionals who have been on the road for many years. Everyone who is thinking about becoming a truck driver should listen to every piece of advice if they want to excel in their career. Here is a compilation of a few of the top pieces of advice for new truckers from the professionals. Read the rest of this entry »

Tips For Truckers To Stay Motivated

May 3rd, 2018
Check out these tips for truckers to stay motivated.

Check out these tips for truckers to stay motivated.

As with most jobs, it can be difficult to find the daily motivation to go above and beyond and be a great truck driver. Finding motivation to continue working hard can be hard, especially for new truckers who don’t realize how challenging the job is, or drivers who have been putting in the hard work for years and feel burned out. Check out these tips for staying motivated throughout the difficult times and continue towards your goal of being one of the best professional truckers! Read the rest of this entry »

Importance Of Decision Making And Judgment As A Truck Driver

April 27th, 2018
A professional trucker must have strong decision making stills and good judgment.

A professional trucker must have strong decision making stills and good judgment.

All truck drivers must make quick decisions while on the road, and should have critical thinking skills to help them make the safest choice. Trucking has a lot to do with good decision making and sound judgment, as truckers are responsible for their truck and cargo. In certain situations, these decisions could be the difference between life and death. Read the rest of this entry »

Stretches and Exercises For Truckers To Do On The Road

April 20th, 2018
Check out these great stretches and exercises for truckers to do on the road.

Check out these great stretches and exercises for truckers to do on the road.

Truckers have a difficult job that requires their full attention while on the road, but sitting for so long can lead to health problems and back pain. While they don’t have as much freedom to take a walk and stretch their legs as many other workers do, it’s important to find time whenever possible to stretch and exercise every day. Continue reading to learn a few easy stretches and exercises truckers can do on the road to ensure they take care of their body and health. Read the rest of this entry »

Tips For Handling Summer Traffic As A Trucker

April 12th, 2018
Check out these 3 tips for handling summer traffic as a trucker.

Check out these 3 tips for handling summer traffic as a trucker.

Truck driving in the summer months is difficult enough with the hot sun beating down on you through the windshield all day, but it’s even worse with the extra traffic. As the weather warms up, more and more people hit the road for beach days or to get away on vacation, resulting in inconsistent and high volumes of traffic. Since it’s a truck driver’s job to be on the road all day, summer traffic can be a huge inconvenience. Continue reading to learn a few tips on how to prepare and beat the traffic this summer. Read the rest of this entry »

Distracted Driving Awareness Month Campaigns

April 6th, 2018
Take the pledge to spread awareness of the dangers of distracted driving this month.

Take the pledge to spread awareness of the dangers of distracted driving this month.

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and we’d like to take this time to share a few of the national campaigns to spread awareness of the dangers of distracted driving. Truck drivers are on the road constantly, and picking up the phone one time while driving can lead to horrible consequences. Take the time this month to spread awareness with truckers and drivers everywhere about the extreme dangers of distracted driving. Read the rest of this entry »

The Truth Behind 4 Common Myths About The Trucking Industry

March 29th, 2018
Learn about the truth behind the four most common myths about the trucking industry.

Learn about the truth behind the four most common myths about the trucking industry.

Just like any industry, there are various myths associated with professionals in the trucking business. While some may be rooted in truth, a lot more are just stories that people tell, that have no basis in the truth. Truck drivers are hard working professionals that often have to drive in tough and adverse conditions. But if you think you have them all figured out you might be perpetuating a myth. Check out these four common myths about truck drivers and the truth behind the stories.    Read the rest of this entry »

Safety Tips For Truck Driving In Spring Showers

March 23rd, 2018
Make sure you know these safety tips for truck driving in spring showers.

Make sure you know these safety tips for truck driving in spring showers.

While truckers are happy that winter storms are coming to an end, the weather hazards are not over just yet. Spring is known to bring heavy rainstorms, which can be just as dangerous as driving in the snow. Wet conditions are very dangerous and should be taken seriously by every trucker, as accidents due to rain and slippery roads frequently happen each year. Continue reading for some safety tips all drivers should know for upcoming spring showers. Read the rest of this entry »

Safety Tips for Trucking at Night

March 15th, 2018
Check out these safety tips for trucking at night.

Check out these safety tips for trucking at night.

Truckers know that driving at night is much different than driving during the day, and requires a whole new set of skills and knowledge. Check out this list of safety tips for driving your truck at night to ensure that you keep yourself and others on the road safe during your overnight drives.   Read the rest of this entry »