Heavy rains can be tricky for any driver, but for semi-truck drivers, too much water on the roads can mean a dangerous situation. Safety always needs to come first when behind the wheel of an 18-wheeler, and in order to keep both you and other drivers safe during heavy rainstorms having knowledge of safety tips […]
Are you a truck driver who struggles to find enough time to get everything done? If so, you’re not alone. Time management can be a challenge for anyone, but it can be especially difficult for truckers who have a lot of responsibilities on their plate. But don’t worry – there are ways to manage your […]
Time is something that gets away from us all. But, when you are working it is important to stay on a schedule. You don’t want to fall behind or be late on your deliveries so be sure that you set up a schedule and system that works for you.
As you know, truckers spend so much time on the road that it is crucial they know how to handle all of the road conditions that are thrown their way. The weather can change in an instant and with that comes the increased possibility of accidents. In order to stay safe on the road, we […]
Flu season is swiftly approaching and it doesn’t matter what field of work you are in, you can’t escape it. Airborne illnesses are everywhere and the people you encounter in your daily activities could be sick and not even know it. The gas pumps, door handles, restaurants, etc. could all be covered in germs. Are […]
Being a truck driver is a great career! But, with the great pay, benefits, and job security come with its own set of challenges. Depending on your personality you may find that driving all day long can bring some added stress and loneliness into your life. If so, we want to make sure that you […]
As a new driver on the field, you still have a lot to learn. With time comes experience, but we know you want to be the best driver you can be now. That is why we put together a list of skills that we feel are important for new truckers to have (especially their first […]
The winter cold is enough to keep anyone indoors and away from the germs that are bound to spread. As a trucker, it’s impossible to stay home because your money is made on the road. If you are like most individuals you don’t want to get sick because you are afraid of the downtime that […]
Being on the road constantly is considered high-risk. That and inhaling truck fumes is dangerous to your long term health. It is important as a trucker that you are taking the necessary precautions to ensure that you are being safe.
Did you know that sleep apnea is a major issue for truck drivers? Sleep apnea is a factor in a percentage of accidents but as you know it can be preventable. That is why we want to provide some helpful tips that can help you stay alert while you are behind the wheel.