Archive for February, 2017

Spring Maintenance Tips for Your Rig

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Spring Maintenance

Here’s a handy checklist to help you get your rig in good shape for the spring!

The snow of winter has melted (and barely appeared in the first place), the days are getting warmer and longer, and spring cleaning and maintenance periods are now upon us. Spring is the perfect time to give your rig a little extra attention and perform some basic spring maintenance. Here are some of our favorite tips to make sure your rig stays in great shape. (more…)

Thinking About Becoming a Truck Driver? Here’s What You Should Know

Friday, February 17th, 2017
New Truck Driver

Thinking about becoming a truck driver? Here’s what you should know before taking the plunge!

If you want to become a truck driver, it can be difficult to see a glimpse of the job before signing on the dotted line. Being a truck driver isn’t as simple as deciding to try the job and seeing if it’s right for you since extra schooling and training is involved. Here’s some advice from an experienced pro to help you decide whether or not truck driving is for you. (more…)

Tips to Improve the Fuel Economy of Your Tractor Trailer

Friday, February 10th, 2017
Improving Fuel Economy

Use these fuel economy tips to help you save some fuel and money!

One of the largest expenses that every truck driver or fleet manager encounters is fuel. Costs add up whether you’re sitting in traffic or zipping down the highway at 65 miles per hour. Here are some simple tips to help improve the fuel economy of your tractor trailer and more efficiently use your gas (and money!). (more…)

The Life of a Truck Driver

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

It is safe to say that truck driving is not a simple occupation. From icy weather conditions to the erratic hours, truck driving is not for the faint of heart, and it is probably best that you discuss the possibility of becoming a truck driver with your loved ones. Being a more of a lifestyle than a job, here are some aspects of the truck driver’s way of life that you may want to consider.

Life of a Truck Driver

Being a truck driver is not a simple occupation.