Friday, 01 February 2019 14:10
Here are a few random trucking trivia items that may shock  you?
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:40
Whether you are new to the trucking industry or are a veteran driver behind the wheel of a big rig for 30 years, we think the 7 facts on this trucking infographic will make your hair stand on end!     Test Your Knowledge of the Trucking Industry 1. There are…
Monday, 21 January 2019 11:54
This month, we are very excited to introduce you to JoAnn Stearns, a professional over-the-road driver for Crete Carrier Corporation. This trucking stepmother of two started her driving career in 1995 as a second-generation trucker, and she knew immediately that it would be a lifelong career. When she isn't cooking…
Monday, 07 January 2019 14:54
Don’t take this personally, but your ad copy sucks. Got your attention? Good, I am probably talking to you…. or whomever created your Driver Recruiting ads. Too many people see classified advertising as a necessary evil and rush through it without much thought or direction. This may be why you’re…
Friday, 04 January 2019 09:51
Professional truck drivers are enjoying a high growth period with wages rising and more truck driving jobs than the industry can handle. The national driver shortage and booming economy have been a pleasant perfect storm for truckers who are seeing an uptick in annual salaries. There is a huge national demand…
Wednesday, 26 December 2018 13:24
Truck drivers are tasked with cumbersome and evolving new CDL laws that they must comply with to earn a living. While meeting the standards of a new truck driving law or new truck driving regulation puts an additional burden on everyday drivers, many involve important safety considerations that truck drivers should…
Tuesday, 18 December 2018 10:23
In this edition of Through The Gears, we talk with Tim Norlin, Vice President of Driver Employment at Roehl Transport in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Tim has been working in the trucking industry in some capacity since receiving his Bachelors of Business Administration from Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. He…
Friday, 07 December 2018 13:31
Truckers recently earned a favorable ruling in a U.S. District Court in Arkansas that will likely have fair pay ramifications across the country. In the civil lawsuit known as Browne v. P.A.M. Transport, the court’s ruling demands that truck drivers be paid at least minimum wage for their hard work.…
Monday, 19 November 2018 11:02
Veteran truckers are fully aware of the high standards that employers hold over commercial drivers. The expectations are that professional truck drivers will demonstrate the utmost care in terms of safety and following the rules of the road. Both veteran CDL holders and those just beginning a high-paying career in…
Tuesday, 06 November 2018 11:15
Truck driving is one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States. Dealing with inexperienced four-wheelers and road rage drivers adds to the stress of any trucking job. Below are some of the roadways labelled among the most dangerous in America. Armed with this information and knowing key factors involved…
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