Owner Operators
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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The State of the American Owner Operator Job

The State of the American Owner Operator Job

Owner operators are a critical segment of the truck driving population. These drivers are living the American dream by independently running their own business as a trucker. About Owner Operators Owner operators are small business owners who own, maintain and drive their own commercial motor vehicles. In the last survey

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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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America’s Road Team 2017-2018

America’s Road Team 2017-2018

Unless you’re in the trucking industry or have a loved one that’s a driver, it’s likely that you have no idea what it takes to keep shelves stocked in America. Drivers often go unrecognized for their long hours, strenuous work conditions and time away from home. To help outsiders understand

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Happy Hauling Days from American Driver Jobs!

Happy Hauling Days from American Driver Jobs!

Truck driver jobs are growing and trucking companies are offering incredible pay packages for the holidays and the new year! Holidays are the perfect opportunity to understand the plight of the long-haul trucker. OTR drivers are familiar with long hours, being away from home for days or weeks, and bearing

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Are You Ready For Trucking Safety Week?

Are You Ready For Trucking Safety Week?

In September 2016, the trucking industry will spend an entire week focusing on road safety.  The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) Brake Safety Week will be September 11-17. Brake Safety Week is part of the Operation Airbrake program sponsored by CVSA in partnership with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal

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New Federal Trucking Laws Reach Congress

New Federal Trucking Laws Reach Congress

For over eighty years, the federal government has sustained a reliable national system of work and rest rules for the trucking industry. Unfortunately, that system has been jeopardized by recent court actions. Drivers and industry leaders alike are now asking representatives of Congress to protect these critical regulations. In early

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Best Fleets To Drive For

Best Fleets To Drive For

Each year, the Truckload Carrier Association conducts a nationwide search for the Best Fleets to Drive For. The 2016 results mark the 8th annual survey and contest which recognizes companies across North America for exceptional workplace experiences and professional truckers. Qualifying companies must be nominated by one or more of

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  • March 2016 Truck Driver Appreciation Awards

March 2016 Truck Driver Appreciation Awards

We know that American truck drivers keep our cities alive and thriving, and we’d like to say a big THANK YOU for every thing that you do. For all the long hauls, late nights and so much more, we appreciate your commitment to keeping America moving forward. This month, we

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