Archive for December, 2016

Answering Common Questions Motorists Have For Truck Drivers

Friday, December 30th, 2016
truck driver questions

More often than not, these drivers find themselves inconvenienced by the maneuvers truckers make on the road, and have probably cursed the driver for making such a move.

It’s not exactly uncommon for a car motorist to claim they hate truck drivers.  More often than not, these drivers find themselves inconvenienced by the maneuvers truckers make on the road, and have probably cursed the driver for making such a move.  But every truck driver is constantly calculating the best moves, and has the important conviction to keep everyone safe.  If you’ve ever wanted to ask a trucker, “Why on Earth do you do that?” then this blog is for you.


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I-95 Tanker Explosion Shows the Importance of Winter Truck Safety

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
truck explosion

If you were on the internet in the Baltimore, Maryland area this past weekend during the ice and sleet storm that rained down on the area, you undoubtedly saw the tragic and terrifying video of a tanker exploding on I-95 in Baltimore traffic.

If you were on the internet in the Baltimore, Maryland area this past weekend during the ice and sleet storm that rained down on the area, you undoubtedly saw the tragic and terrifying video of a tanker exploding on I-95 in Baltimore traffic. The video serves as a tragic reminder of the importance of winter truck safety throughout the East coast. How can you stay safe this winter and avoid a deadly accident?

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3 Tips to Help Prepare Your Fleet For Winter

Friday, December 16th, 2016
winter

Driving a fleet through snow and ice is an entirely different experience from driving through sunny, dry days. And, as such, you need to modify your fleet accordingly.

Driving a fleet through snow and ice is an entirely different experience from driving through sunny, dry days.  And, as such, you need to modify your fleet accordingly.  Keeping your trucks in top shape is an important part of safely navigating your journeys.  Traveling becomes safer and more reliable when you’re prepared for what lies ahead.  Read on for a few tips for preparing your fleet for winter weather.


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What Are the Benefits of Being a Truck Driver?

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
man driving truck

Whether you are someone looking for a great job that allows you to travel and gain a new skillset or a seasoned truck driver looking for a reminder after a long haul, you might be interested in some of the many benefits of being a truck driver.

Whether you are someone looking for a great job that allows you to travel and gain a new skillset or a seasoned truck driver looking for a reminder after a long haul, you might be interested in some of the many benefits of being a truck driver. While it’s a profession that many people don’t initially see themselves in, all of the trucks on the highways transporting goods and fueling the economy point to the strengths of the job.

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The Importance of Keeping Your Air Filter in Great Condition

Friday, December 2nd, 2016
truck maintenance

Air filters are an important part of your truck that keep it running smoothly, and without it, you’re putting your truck at serious risk.

Oil changes are par for the course.  And it’s normal to get engine checks now and then–but what about your air filter?  Air filters are an important part of your truck that keep it running smoothly, and without it, you’re putting your truck at serious risk.  And while you shouldn’t be fooled by a filter that only looks dirty but is running fine, it’s still a good idea to practice proper care for your air filter and its replacements.  To find out how to keep everything in top shape, read on.

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