Fighting Fatigue As A Long-Haul Truck Driver

Fighting Fatigue as a Long-Haul Truck Driver

Long hours behind the wheel. The midwest that stretches for days…okay it just seems that way. That reefer that you parked beside that fires up just as you’re about to doze off. Finding elusive sleep on a twin bed that isn’t the same as your adjustable, gel memory foam, heated and cooling technology, ergonomic ultra-cushioned […]

How to Prepare for Winter Trucking Hazards

Winter Trucking Hazards

Driving hazards increase during the winter and there is a higher chance of encountering an accident. However, it does not mean you cannot avoid these accidents, as there are ways to prepare for trucking in winter. Tips for Dealing with Winter Trucking Hazards Following are some of the ways of how you can prepare for […]

Brake Safety Week

Brake Safety Week

Brake safety week is taking place August 22nd-28th, 2021. Last year, brake-related violations accounted for eight out of twenty vehicle violations, according to the FMCSA. To help combat this issue, the focus of this week to put inspector’s attention on the brake systems during inspections, and to place vehicles that have brake-related out of service […]

5 Safety Tips for Truck Drivers this Holiday Season

It is the most wonderful and busy time of the year. People are traveling all across the country to spend time with their loved ones during the holiday season. While the holidays may look different this year for some families, it remains the same for truck drivers. Online Christmas shopping has been the preferred way […]

5 Personal Safety Tips for Truck Drivers

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It is not a secret that trucking is a difficult and dangerous job. It requires long work hours, high concentration levels, and skill. Truck driving ranks in the top 10 of the most dangerous jobs. With trucking being so dangerous, drivers need to be extra cautious while on the road. Truck drivers put their lives […]

Trucker Safety Tips During Coronavirus Outbreak

Trucker Safety during coronavirus outbreak

With the current COVID-19, or coronavirus, pandemic, the demand for truckers is at an all-time high. Certain businesses have shut down due to social distancing, causing the remaining open businesses to go through their inventory at a faster than normal rate. With the need to restock their shelves, more and more freight needs to be […]

Spring Safety Tips for Truck Drivers

You survived winter! The cold, grey days are behind us and so are the dangerous winter roads. Driving in the winter season can put a truck driver into some very dangerous situations. Although spring is not near as dangerous, there are still some safety precautions truckers should be aware of when driving. Rainy Days We […]