You may have decided to get your CDL and are now looking for work, or perhaps you're already a truck driver, but you're looking at different company options. Regardless of what brought you here, we'll give you the rundown of the pros and cons for both large trucking companies and small trucking companies so you can pick what will work best for you.
From not enough time with family, to dangerous driver's crowding the roadways, we'll delve into the top three worst myths plaguing the trucking industry, exposing the truth for what it is.
Truck driver's jobs could be at stake over fluctuating fuel prices. Learn how high and low prices affect truck drivers, and what control they have over their own fuel usage.
Drayage service typically refers to the short distance transportation that is generally a part of a larger overall transportation haul. Without drayage we would be missing a key component to all other forms of transportation.
If you're looking for a trucking job near you, we have a detailed list of how to find jobs whether you're looking online or simply flipping through a phone book. Follow these tips and find the job of your dreams!
It takes a lot of patience and strength to be indeed a good truck driver, which is why you must take care of yourself while you are on the road. Above all else make sure to always be safe on the road.
A truck driver can not be on the roads for longer than 11 hours at a time, after which they are required to take at least a 10-hour break.
What is included in a "Driver's Daily Log"? and how does it affect the job of a truck driver. Truck driver logbook rules and the exceptions to those rules.
Need info on the rules that truck drivers need to follow? Look no further. Learn the rules relating to Driver Drug Testing, Hours of Operation, Securing Cargo, Licensing Requirements, Electronic Logging, Special Training, and Physical Requirements that the FMCSA (a division of DOT) has for truck drivers.
Google Maps is one of the most popular and reliable navigation apps out there, and if you’re reading this you are likely a truck driver wondering if you can use Google Maps to plan your route. Our answer is likely to disappoint you because currently you cannot. There is some good news though, while Google might not have what you are looking for there are some great options out there for truckers.
When a semi-truck accident occurs it can be a frightening and overwhelming experience for all parties involved. The emotion and adrenaline that comes from such an experience can cloud your judgement and make it difficult to know who you should call in that moment, where you should go, or what you should do next.
A CDL, also known as a commercial driver’s license, is a driver’s license you must earn if you wish to drive a large or heavy vehicle within the United States. Sometimes a CDL will be needed if you plan to drive with any hazardous chemicals as well.
Breaks are very needed in life, but being a trucker, you don't usually get time off like the rest of us. Here are some tips for having a better holiday this holiday season and how to stay safe while driving in the winter.
They are used by movers, small convenience stores, ice cream trucks, and small businesses needing delivery options, such as cake bakers, catering companies, and party planners. Straight trucks can also be used to deliver small loads that are too small for a tractor truck.
6% of accidents have been caused by drowsy driving, and the risk is much higher when it comes to truck because they are liable to cause more death and damages. Find some quick tips on how to get rid of driving fatigue.
Are you considering going to trucking school in the winter? We cover the pros and cons. These are some things you should take into account before making a decision.
These tip will help truck drivers to be as safe and prepared for the road as possible. The safety of our drivers and the other drivers on the roads is a very high priority.
Truck drivers earn one of the highest wages. Truck driving is one of the highest paying careers during 2020.
Here's a workout for those who are constantly away from home and can't get to a gym consistently. You can still take care of your body while you are working hard to take care of our society.