Essential Items Truckers Need On Their Long Haul Packing List

January 17th, 2019
Check out this list of essential items truckers need on their long haul packing list.

Check out this list of essential items truckers need on their long haul packing list.

Many people know the struggle of occasionally packing for long trips during the year, but truckers experience this constantly. Since truck drivers are always on the road and going on long hauls, they must pack everything they need but are limited to the space in their truck. Continue reading for a list of essential items that should be on every truckers long haul packing list! Read the rest of this entry »

5 Requirements Needed To Become A Truck Driver

January 10th, 2019
Learn about five requirements you must meet to become a truck driver.

Learn about five requirements you must meet to become a truck driver.

A career in trucking is a great option for many people, but it’s important to first know about all of the requirements you need to land the job. If you think that becoming a truck driver is the right fit for you, continue reading to learn about the requirements you must meet before getting started on the road! Read the rest of this entry »

How To Stay Healthy And Fight Flu Season On The Road

January 4th, 2019
Learn how to fight the flu while on the road.

Learn how to fight the flu while on the road.

Flu season is here, and you probably know a few people who have felt under the weather already. This year’s flu season is looking to be one of the worst ones yet, according to the CDC, and it’s important for truckers to stay healthy while on the road. Continue reading for a few tips all truckers should do to remain safe this flu season. Read the rest of this entry »

What Qualifies As Distracted Driving?

December 21st, 2018
 Learn about what qualifies as distracted driving.

Learn about what qualifies as distracted driving.

Distracted driving is any activity that diverts attention from driving, including texting, talking on the phone, eating, dancing to music or playing with the radio- essentially anything that gets in the way of focusing on the road. Distracted driving has caused thousands and accidents and fatalities- and sadly, they were all preventable. Learn more about the dangers of distracted driving and why it’s so crucial to give driving 100% of your attention. Read the rest of this entry »

Tips For Driving In Dangerous Weather Conditions This Winter

December 13th, 2018
Check out these tips for driving in dangerous weather conditions this winter.

Check out these tips for driving in dangerous weather conditions this winter.

Every season presents its own set of challenges for truckers, and as we enter the winter season, it’s important for truck drivers to be ready for dangerous conditions. With freezing temperatures, snow, and ice, truck drivers must be prepared to handle any harsh weather they may face. Continue reading for a few essential tips for driving in dangerous conditions this winter. Read the rest of this entry »

3 Technologies That Have Changed The Trucking Industry

December 5th, 2018
Learn about three technologies that have changed the trucking industry.

Learn about three technologies that have changed the trucking industry.

New technologies are making significant changes to the trucking industry. With the use of electronic logging devices, GPS tracking, and voice command, truck drivers are finding more effective ways to complete their shipments and save money along the way. Continue reading to learn more about three technologies and their benefits for the trucking industry. Read the rest of this entry »

Why Truckers Need To Stop At Weigh Stations

November 29th, 2018
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Learn why truckers need to stop at weigh stations.

Everyone on the road has seen signs for weigh stations, often signaling for truckers to stop when the lights are flashing. Stopping at a weigh station is required for trucks, as it is a stop where the Department of Transportation (DOT) inspects the weight of a vehicle to ensure truckers are traveling with a safe load. In addition to following weight regulations, there are many more reasons why commercial trucks should always be weighed. Read the rest of this entry »

How Truckers Can Manage Their Road Rage

November 15th, 2018
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Check out these tips for how truckers can manage their road rage.

Everyone has the occasional moment of aggravation while driving, but road rage can quickly lead to disastrous situations. Since truckers are always on the road and have to deal with bad drivers and traffic all the time, they are more likely to get angry and emotional. Continue reading for a few tips that all truckers should keep in mind to keep their cool and remain calm on the road. Read the rest of this entry »

How Truckers Can Ease Stress and Boredom on Long Hauls

November 9th, 2018
Learn how truckers can ease stress and boredom on long hauls.

Learn how truckers can ease stress and boredom on long hauls.

Truck drivers have a difficult job, as they spend most of their days alone on long drives. They also deal with stressful situations, such as traffic jams, the pressure of getting their load delivered on time, finding places to eat and rest, and so on. Whether you on in a stressful situation or find yourself getting bored on a long haul, there are a few tricks you can do to make yourself feel better. Read the rest of this entry »

Top Fall Safety Tips For Truckers

October 31st, 2018
Check out the top fall safety tips for truckers.

Check out the top fall safety tips for truckers.

Fall is a beautiful season, but it comes with potential driving hazards that all truckers should be aware of. The sun is setting sooner, wildlife is more active, and the weather is more unpredictable. Continue reading for a few essential tips for truckers to remain safe on the road this season! Read the rest of this entry »