Archive for October, 2016

How to Prepare Your Truck for Winter Weather

Thursday, October 27th, 2016
winter weather

Is your truck ready for winter weather?

While the first day of winter is still a little ways off, colder temperatures are starting to settle in and it’s never too early to start getting ready for the change of season. As a truck driver, freezing temperatures and icy roads can present a number of a dangers while on the road. Here are a few things you can do to make sure your truck is ready for winter time. (more…)

Forecast Shows Continued Growth for U.S. Trucking

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Despite some pressing issues, the ATA forecasts growth in the trucking industry.

The American Trucking Association recently released the latest edition of its forecast for the future of freight transportation, and projected growth in both overall freight volumes and in the amount of goods moved by truck.


How to Make Your Truck Cab a Home on Wheels

Thursday, October 13th, 2016
truck cab

You can make your truck cab feel personable and more like home.

Let’s face it, if you’re a truck driver then the truck pretty much is your home. You’ve undoubtedly found yourself eating, sleeping, and working in the cab of your truck. And like any home, you want to live in comfort. Making your truck cab feel a little more cozy is surprisingly easy, and you don’t need to go out and spend a fortune just to improve your truck’s atmosphere. Here are a few easy ideas to make your truck cab feel more like home. (more…)

Why Every Trucker Needs a Dash Cam

Friday, October 7th, 2016

dash cam

A dash cam can be incredibly useful for truck drivers.

Technology has done a great deal to change the trucking industry. While not every change is well received, some can be extraordinarily helpful to drivers. Dashboard cameras are one such new technology that has proven exceedingly popular and useful for truck drivers. A dashboard camera or “dash cam” is a small camera that’s fixed to the front of your dashboard in order to record traffic while you drive. Here are a few reasons why you should consider installing a dash cam on your truck. (more…)