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DOT to Expand Federal Drug Testing Panel

The DOT is amending its Federal drug testing program to include four Schedule II Opioid drugs. […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Summer Trucking Survival Tips

Driving a truck during the summer isn’t the same as driving during other months. You have to deal with the heat, the sun, construction, travelers, and more. Read on for a few tips. […]

By |July 17th, 2017|Truck driving|0 Comments

The Dangers of Distracted Truck Driving

Unfortunately, distracted driving is a huge problem on the roads. It is dangerous enough in your average car. When you are operating a commercial vehicle, and don’t have as quick a stopping time, it is of even greater importance that you keep your eyes and mind on traffic. […]

By |July 11th, 2017|Truck driving|0 Comments

Truck Driving Space Management & Following Distance

An extremely common, and dangerous, practice in trucking is keeping an improper following distance in traffic. It doesn’t matter whether you are new to trucking or a veteran, anyone can benefit from a refresher course on space management. […]

By |July 4th, 2017|Truck driving|0 Comments

Four Common Misconceptions About Truck Driving

The number of truck drivers in the past few years has declined. This decline could be in part because of some common misconceptions about the job. Whether people believe they won’t make much money for the family time the need to give up or if they think they just won’t be able to cut it — we are setting the record straight. […]

By |January 4th, 2017|Truck driving|0 Comments

Balance Your Work & Life As a Truck Driver

Maintaining a healthy and balanced body and mind, as well as relationships, is essential to having the best work experience. If you go into a trucking career with unhealthy relationships or a bad mental state then the situation will only worsen. Long hours driving alone will make you overthink the bad things instead of looking forward to the good. […]

By |December 28th, 2016|Truck driving|0 Comments

What You Should Know About the New ELDT Rule

This new rule sets up more extensive entry-level driver training (ELDT) requirements to enhance the safety of commercial motor vehicle operations. The rule establishes minimum training requirements for entry-level operators of CMVs in interstate and intrastate commerce.

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By |December 21st, 2016|CDL Training|0 Comments

What to Consider When Choosing the Best Trucking School

The decision to attend truck driving school is the first step toward a new career. You won’t get hired until you complete the required training and pass the test to receive your CDL. This makes it imperative that you find the right truck driving school. If you want to make certain you get hired, then use these tips for finding outstanding training at a truck driving school.
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By |December 14th, 2016|CDL Training|0 Comments

Long-Haul Truck Driving: Career & Lifestyle

A long-haul truck driving career is a lifestyle, not just a job. It’s something that many people aren’t cut out for, which is why this type of work is readily available. Companies all over the country are always looking for drivers. There are never enough truckers to fill the needs of businesses that use these services to get freight from one location to the next.

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By |December 7th, 2016|Truck driving|0 Comments

Lucrative Positions in the Trucking Industry

Right now there is a shortage of truck drivers in the U.S. This shortage is causing many trucking jobs to become very lucrative career options. However, not all of them are the safest of jobs. If you have the skills and enthusiasm to start a new career path, truck driving is worth it.

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By |November 30th, 2016|Truck driving|0 Comments