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How to recognize hazards while trucking

Some drivers find it a challenge to manage the space around their truck when dealing with other vehicles weaving in and out of the truck’s blind spots, tailgaters, construction zones and traffic congestion. That’s why all drivers must…

The best trucking apps every trucker should know about

There is no shame in making life easier with the use of technology. The trucking industry is stepping up their game in 2019 to meet the high demand of truck drivers. As result, new trucking apps and processes are being created…

Healthy new year's resolutions for truck drivers

A new year means a chance to make a new you! New Year’s resolutions are a great incentive for truck drivers to take the first step towards becoming healthier people. In the United States, 50 percent of truck drivers are obese. It’s no wonder…

Trucking during the holidays

During the holidays, most people are unaware of what an important role truck drivers play in their holiday activities. If it weren’t for truckers, the holiday season would be without gifts and yummy food for holiday dinners. The streets of…

The importance of maintaining your mental health as a trucker

Managing your mental health can be hard when you don’t know if you are depressed or how to get help with your depression. Truck drivers are in the top eight occupations to commit suicide, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Although…

Technology and the trucking industry

In the transportation industry, technology is becoming an increasingly important part of everyday trucking life. New technologies are improving trucker safety, efficiency and saving transportation companies money. In  January 2019, a new…

Self-driving semi trucks

There is a lot going on in the world of self-driving trucks. More and more companies have emerged with new technology being tested, new laws being considered and the date for when it will be normal to see automated trucks on the road is getting…

Truck driver-facing cameras

As a truck driver, you are expected to operate your equipment as efficiently and productively as possible. Your days are spent on the road, and you have a schedule and goals you need to meet everyday. One of the great perks of the job is…