5 Tips for Avoiding Road Rage

December 20, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

Have you tried avoiding road rage? This seems darn near impossible sometimes, especially when you encounter several drivers on the road that infuriate you and all of a sudden you can’t keep your cool anymore. It happens to drivers everywhere, both the good ones and the bad ones.

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5 Safety Tips for City Driving

November 29, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

When rolling into the city, sometimes things can get hairy. You are in a tighter space, there is increased danger, and congested traffic can cause problems. This might add unnecessary stress, and in the worst-case scenario, cause an accident.

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Truck Driving and Ergonomics

October 18, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

It doesn’t take long to realize truck driving is hard on your body. In fact, according to the United States Labor Department, the trucking industry was one of the leading industries for incidents of work-related injuries in 2015. Now, just because it’s an industry with high injury rates doesn’t mean it’s a lost cause and..

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4 tips for Four-Wheelers

September 25, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

If you’re in the trucking industry, then you know that safety is always the number one concern. Life on the road can be unpredictable and sometimes dangerous. That being said, do you know what the biggest threat on the road is? It isn’t the weather or a blown tire… it’s the other vehicles we share..

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Tips to Running a Successful Trucking Company

September 12, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

Are you ready to become an owner-operator of your own trucking company? While it takes passion, dedication, patience and a little bit of money (ok… quite a bit) to get started, it’s a very rewarding industry to play a role in. To help you run a successful trucking company, here are a few tips to..

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Time Management And Mileage Tips

August 28, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

Whether you’re a veteran truck driver or on your very first haul, one of the top things on your mind is probably how to maximize time on the road. With changes in regulations that limit the number of hours you can drive, the more efficient you are with your mileage, the more money you make…

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School Zone Safety

August 15, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

Summer is winding down, and schools across the country are resuming. With school buses transporting children from home to school and back each day, this is a great time to sit down and review school zone safety. While the majority of your hauls may be on the interstate, there will be times you’ll find yourself..

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Hours of service regulations

July 31, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

We’ve all been there: “Just one more hour and I’ll take a break.” Whether on a family road trip or that long haul you signed up for, we’ve all felt the need to push ourselves beyond our limits while driving. That’s why there are rules on the books pertaining to hours of service and how..

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How RCC Puts Driver Safety First

July 24, 2017 - By Roeder Cartage

We’ve been in business since 1974 as a liquid and dry transport company. We’re proud of our accomplishments, and with 90 freightliner tractors, 155 tank trailers and 32 van trailers operating in all 48 states and Canada, one might ask how we keep everyone safe. After all, that’s a lot of miles logged by our..

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