As a trucker, you work long hours and sleep where you park. Establishing a steady sleeping routine can be next to impossible on the road. Many truckers don’t make sleep a priority, but it’s important to do so. Did you know that driver fatigue is the most common cause of trucking accidents in the United […]
Our infographic outlines everything truckers need to know about maintenance for diesel engines.
As a truck driver, you know how important it is to manage your time. You need to deliver your load on time and sometimes under tight deadlines. Time management affects a truck driver’s salary and getting home to see the people you care about. While experienced drivers have had years to perfect their time management, […]
Safety is one of the most important aspects of being a professional driver. As a trucker, you probably hear a lot about how to safely secure a load, safely work with hazardous material, and how to drive safely. But something that isn’t talked about as much is personal safety, especially for female truckers. All truckers […]
As a trucker, your profession is the lifeblood of the American economy. With 3.5 million professional truck drivers in the USA, trucking is the essential service that other essential services depend upon. You don’t just need to be on time; you need to be safe, too. Not just for yourself and the family that’s depending […]
At least 6% of crashes in trucks are due to mechanical failures. Other researchers estimate this to be higher, at around 9% to 18% of all truck-related crashes. Either way, there’s no doubt that vehicle defects are a crucial player in big rig collisions. It’s crucial to pay attention to your semi-truck engine light. Note, […]