Trucking Career Guide for Women eBook

At Kelly’s Truck, we’ve been working with the trucking industry for over 50 years. A lot has changed, including a rise in the number of women working in the industry. Women still make up a very small percentage of the trucking industry, but this number is growing. At Kelly’s, we support women in the trucking […]

Interview: Kellylynn McLaughlin with Women in Trucking

Photograph of Red truck on highway in Colorado at autumn, USA. Mount Sopris landscape.

Kellylynn McLaughlin is a driver ambassador for Women In Trucking Association, Professional over-the-road CMV driver and Training engineer for Schneider. Hi Kellylynn! Where are you right now? I’m in Santa Fe right now. I drive out of Dallas. I spend the majority of my off time in Oklahoma, but about once a month I come […]

How to Succeed as a Woman in the Trucking Industry

Photo of woman truck driver near her truck parked in a parking lot of a truck stop.

The trucking industry is facing a major driver shortage and has been for a few years.  In 2018, the shortage of truckers was 60,800, and that number has continued to grow. Despite this, many women who are interested in the industry are still reluctant to join.  For a long time, the transportation industry was stereotypically […]

Female Truck Driver Safety: 27 Tips to Keep You Safe on the Road

Photo of woman truck driver and company delivery truck.

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 […]