Truck Driving Life
10 Tips from Real Truck Drivers

10 Tips from Real Truck Drivers

Everyone started somewhere. Not one person began their career as an expert. People have to learn in order to grow and this is true in every career. Truck driving is one of those highly specialized careers that requires specific training before you can get out on the road and start

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Five Reasons You Should be a Trucker

Five Reasons You Should be a Trucker

If you’ve never thought about joining the trucking industry, now might be a good time to start. ​​Trucking, like any other profession, is not without its flaws, but can provide a ton of opportunities depending on your drive and focus. There are a lot of companies out there that will

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A Trucker’s Legacy: Inspiration to be in Transportation

A Trucker’s Legacy: Inspiration to be in Transportation

The money, the benefits, the job security, and the open road are all reasons drivers pick the road for a career. But more often than not, you’ll find that a lot of truckers out there are following in the footsteps of a parent, friend, or relative, continuing a legacy that

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How can truckers spot human trafficking? New laws and what you can do to help.

How can truckers spot human trafficking? New laws and what you can do to help.

Did you know in 2017, 1900 truck drivers reporting seeing signs of human trafficking? Human trafficking is a serious concern in the United States. It has been reported in every single state and is one of the black market’s largest revenue streams. These heinous individuals recruit mostly adult women and

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  • Everything You Need to Know About ELDs before April 1st

Everything You Need to Know About ELDs before April 1st

Most drivers are already well aware of this, but in December 2015, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) formally announced the electronic logging device (ELD) rule. An ELD or electronic logging device is hardwired to a truck’s engine and is used to accurately log all of the miles and

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Three Little Things You Need to Remember When Living Out Of Your Truck

Three Little Things You Need to Remember When Living Out Of Your Truck

Not many jobs out there require you to be away from home for days, weeks, or even months at a time. Over-the-road truck drivers are one of the few industries that have to prepare for a distanced-lifestyle. ​Sometimes, goods need to be hauled several states away from where they are

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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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