Essential Cab Accessories For Truck Drivers

October 18th, 2018
Check out our list of essential cab accessories for truck drivers.

Check out our list of essential cab accessories for truck drivers.

Truck drivers spend long hours sitting in their cab and driving for hours at a time, so it’s important to make the trip as comfortable as possible. There are a few essential cab accessories that every trucker should have on hand to ensure they are able to carry out their job safely and enjoyably. Read the rest of this entry »

A Day In The Life Of A Truck Driver

October 12th, 2018
What does a day in the life of a trucker consist of?

What does a day in the life of a trucker consist of?

Before starting a new career, you want to know as much about the job as possible. Truck driving is different than a typical 9-5 job, and you may not know the daily tasks of a trucker. Continue reading to have a better understanding of what a day in the life of a truck driver looks like before deciding if a trucking career is right for you. Read the rest of this entry »

How To Know If A Career In Truck Driving Is Right For You

October 4th, 2018
Answer these three questions to know if a career in truck driving is right for you.

Answer these three questions to know if a career in truck driving is right for you.

With so many job options out there, it’s difficult to know if you’ve chosen the right career path. If you are considering a career in the trucking industry, you must ask yourself a few tough questions to decide if this is the right fit for you and your lifestyle. Continue reading for a few tips on finding out if a career in truck driving is the right choice. Read the rest of this entry »

Truck Driver Injury Prevention Tips

September 28th, 2018
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Learn more about truck driver injury prevention tips.

Being a truck driver is one of the most dangerous jobs, as it requires long hours behind the wheel. Driving for many hours a day increases the chances of a car accident, especially when drivers are often running on little sleep. In addition to car accidents, truckers are prone to bodily injuries from spending too long sitting in one position and loading cargo. Continue reading for a few injury prevention tips all truckers should know to keep themselves healthy and safe. Read the rest of this entry »

Does Every Trucker Need A Dash Cam?

September 20th, 2018
Do you think every trucker needs a dash cam?

Do you think every trucker needs a dash cam?

Dashboard cameras, more commonly known as “dash cams,” have grown in popularity for truck drivers over the last few years. Dash cams are set up on the dashboard to record the road which can be used as proof when accidents occur, but also gives drivers video of their scenic trip. Continue reading to learn why every professional trucker should have a dash cam on their truck. Read the rest of this entry »

What All Truckers Should Know About Driving In Dangerous Weather

September 14th, 2018
 Check out these three things all truckers should know about driving in dangerous weather.

Check out these three things all truckers should know about driving in dangerous weather.

The weather can be very unpredictable, especially for truckers who drive long distances in one day. Professional truckers have likely driven through snowy mountains to dry plains in one day, as long hauls can take truck drivers through many states. It is essential for every trucker should know how to safely navigate through all types of dangerous weather, as they may never know what to expect on the road. Read the rest of this entry »

Mountain Driving Tips For Truck Drivers

September 6th, 2018
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Check out these essential mountain driving tips for truck drivers.

For new truckers, facing the challenge of mountain driving can be very intimidating. However, with a few tips and tricks, you’ll be ready to gain the confidence needed to stay safe on your long haul. Continue reading for some valuable tips that all truck drivers should know before attempting a mountain drive. Read the rest of this entry »

How To Avoid Technology Distractions As A Truck Driver

August 30th, 2018
Learn how to avoid technology distractions as a truck driver.

Learn how to avoid technology distractions as a truck driver.

We all know about the dangers of distracted driving, and how important it is to keep your eyes focused on the road and your hands on the wheel at all times. Truckers spend endless hours at a time on the road, and it can be difficult to resist the urge to look at your texts or social media. Continue reading to learn a few tricks for truckers to avoid technology distractions while on the road. Read the rest of this entry »

Truckers and High Blood Pressure: How It Can Effect Your Driving Career

August 24th, 2018
Learn how high blood pressure affects a truck driving career.

Learn how high blood pressure affects a truck driving career.

Truck drivers must be careful of having high blood pressure, as it can have a significant impact on a driving career. While drivers with high blood pressure can be cleared to drive, they may need to get recertified frequently and can be automatically disqualified from a trucking career if it gets too high. Continue reading to learn more about the effects of high blood pressure and tips for how truckers can manage it. Read the rest of this entry »

Don’t Believe These False Expectations About A Career In Trucking

August 16th, 2018
New truckers have many unrealistic expectations about a career in trucking.

New truckers have many unrealistic expectations about a career in trucking.

Unfortunately, many new truckers have false ideas or expectations about a career in trucking. It is because of these unrealistic expectations that many new truckers quit too soon, when they could have very successful careers. Continue reading to learn about false expectations in the trucking industry and the truth behind them. Read the rest of this entry »