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3 Pre-trip Rituals Every Truck Driver Needs

3 Pre-trip Rituals Every Truck Driver Needs

The most important part of a truck driver’s trip happens before they actually hit the road. Some drivers have their own pre-trip rituals to make sure that they are ready for the long hours across the country. We asked our community of over 250,000 drivers what helps them run smoothly

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Money Saving Secrets from Professional Drivers

Money Saving Secrets from Professional Drivers

Did you know that on average, drivers spend more than $1000 a month on work-related expenses? Fuel, food, places to rest; all of these things can take a heavy toll on the finances if not properly managed. Many drivers struggle with cash flow as they try to keep money in

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Get the Most out of Hauling Holidays

Get the Most out of Hauling Holidays

Not everyone gets to have time off for the holidays. Professions like police enforcement and other emergency services must always be alert to help their fellow citizens in the case of an emergency. Truck drivers fall into this bracket as well. The holidays are some of the most demanding weeks

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When Disaster Strikes On The Road

When Disaster Strikes On The Road

Truck driving is no different than any other profession in that accidents happen all the time. It’s impossible to be prepared for every eventuality, but with a little forethought and the right tools, you can be ready for a lot. An emergency situation is something that either threatens your person,

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Road Pets 101

Road Pets 101

Truck driving can be a lonely way of life for some people. The combination of life on the road paired with long hours adds up to one things: solitude. Yet, many drivers out there know this isn’t the way things have to be. When drivers bring pets along on a

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Who can really make a difference for truckers?

Who can really make a difference for truckers?

With Truck Driver Appreciation Week here, we’re calling out three groups that need to step up to the plate and start making a difference for truckers. Without their constant dedication to get things where they need to go, most of us would not be able to enjoy life as we

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Best Fleets To Drive For 2017

Best Fleets To Drive For 2017

At the start of every year, the Truckload Carrier Association (TCA) searches the nation for the Best Fleets to Drive For. The annual contest recognizes American fleets for exceptional workplace experiences and professional truckers. To be nominated, at least one driver must formally submit their carrier, and the winning carriers

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The State of the Company Truck Driver Job

The State of the Company Truck Driver Job

The State of the Company Truck Driver Job Most truck drivers start their career as a company driver. In our survey, drivers 86% of participants haven driven as company employees for over 5 years. Even experienced and older drivers lean towards company driving over independent driving. So, what’s it like

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No Left Lane for Drivers

No Left Lane for Drivers

States across the nation are submitting new laws to govern professional driver usage of far left lanes. These laws would impact nearly every OTR truck driving job in country. ready have regulations that govern motorist and truck left hand usage, but these regulations can be unclear and are not typically

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Top Ways You Can Earn More Money Driving

Top Ways You Can Earn More Money Driving

When we ask drivers why they joined the trucking industry, nearly everyone says pay is the most important factor in choosing to go out on the road. Many drivers believe that the only way to increase your pay is by investing time with a company, running more miles or becoming

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