A truck driver’s life seems glamorous to outsiders, but we know it’s hard to take care of yourself on the road. Long hours and long drives take their toll on your body and mind. Follow these simple tips to practice self-care on the move. […]
Trucking conventions are designed to bring drivers and business owners together to discuss the trucking industry and how it is evolving. Even though 2018 is almost half over, there are still some great conventions coming up this year that you shouldn’t miss. […]
The U.S. Southwest has some of the most awe-inspiring sights you’ll see on the road. This desert region stretches across Arizona and New Mexico, over to West Texas and up to Nevada and Utah! After the humidity of a Midwest summer, the dry beauty of the Southwest may be just what the doctor ordered. […]
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is checking the compliance of commercial vehicles and their drivers. This year’s International Roadcheck will take place from June 5 to June 7 across continental North America. Here’s what you need to know: […]
Taking care of yourself on the road includes being safe when you reach your destination. Loading docks are a busy place and there are many potential hazards. Staying safe on the job is an important component of staying happy and healthy in the trucking industry. […]
Starting your own trucking company can be rewarding and profitable. The trucking industry is full of opportunities to support the economy, but it is also extremely competitive. Knowing some key basics can help you succeed in your first years of business.
Have you always dreamed of a life on the open road? Apex CDL provides students with the skills they need to obtain a Class A CDL license. Here are just some of the opportunities available if you have a CDL: […]
Efficient route planning is vital when it comes to any carrier’s success. A driver needs to be able to combine the ability to predict when a truck will arrive at its destination with the understanding of how to get a load from point A to point B quickly and safely.
Self-driving trucks are quickly becoming a reality, but truck drivers still have an important part to play. […]