News & Notes

Monday, 17 April 2017 14:14
All truck driving jobs have their own challenges and opportunities. If you are considering dedicated trucking jobs, read on to learn the benefits of these truck driving jobs and whether they may be right for you. What Is Dedicated Truck Driving? Many truck drivers handle shipments and deliveries for a variety…
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 11:00
If you have served in the U.S. Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard, or Reserve, you should seriously consider one of the rewarding trucking jobs for military veterans. Many trucking companies across the country make it a priority to hire veterans. By doing so, they not only enhance the life of…
Monday, 20 March 2017 08:43
A career as a truck driver can be extremely rewarding. However, settling into your new job can take some time, and you might hit some rough patches during your first year. Here are some tips to prepare you for the challenges ahead. Prepare Your Budget Truck driving can be a…
Monday, 13 February 2017 09:04
Self-driving vehicles are the next big thing in the automotive world, and technological advances are getting us closer to that reality every day. While we often picture this new technology in a passenger car, our first self-driving vehicles might actually be trucks. Yet this raises an important new question; who's…
Monday, 19 December 2016 08:30
Long haul trucking requires time away from family all year-round, but the challenges of truck driving jobs are more pronounced around the holidays. Don't let seasonal worries drag you down or distract you on the road. Stay focused, plan ahead, and make the most of the holidays no matter where…
Monday, 12 December 2016 10:11
Oversized loads present a unique challenge for truck drivers. While they're more difficult to handle than standard loads, they also have several perks that make the job worthwhile. If you're looking for a way to add a challenging twist to your trip or make more money on the next haul,…
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 13:14
An electronic logging device (ELD) is a piece of mechanical equipment that records driving time for commercial motor vehicles. It is connected to the vehicle to capture data on its engine function, location, speed, miles driven, and more. The Hours of Service data is then transferred to a safety official.…
Tuesday, 11 October 2016 13:29
Becoming a truck driver gives you the keys to the open road, but before you can hit the road, you'll need to get a commercial driver's license (CDL). Learn how to get a CDL, the requirements you have to meet, and how to get a job once you earn your…
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 09:38
Working as a truck driver can be rewarding and fun career. You get to see different parts of the country while enjoying independence and a nice paycheck. Of course, one potential downside is not seeing your loved ones and spending time at home as often as you would like. Here…
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 08:41
As you likely know, self-driving vehicles are becoming increasingly common. Automated trucks have many concerned about what the impacts will be on the trucking industry. Although they have not yet made a major splash, self-driving trucks are not just a possibility in the far-off future. They are already a reality.…
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