Tips for Battling Truck Driver Fatigue

Drowsy driving accounts for between 16 and 22% of all car crashes. Twenty five percent of truck drivers have even fallen asleep at the wheel. Truck driver fatigue accounts for 13% of large truck crashes. You can head off fatigue … Read More

Truck Driver & Staying Fit On the Road

It can definitely be challenging when you are truck driver & staying fit on road. However, there are a few strategies out there that may help. Let’s take a look at some of the ways that you can try to … Read More

Top Rest Stops for Truck Drivers in America

Experts recommend that drivers make a scheduled stop at least once every twenty minutes, especially when they’re undertaking a particularly long journey. Of course, you can’t just stop next to the side of the road and that’s why rest stops … Read More

Benefits Of Transportation Management System (TMS)

A Transportation Management System, or TMS, is a solution that manages the dispatching of trucks or carriers. As well as fleet maintenance, billing, driver pay, driver records, IFTA reports and DOT compliance. Additionally, a Transportation Management System streamlines operations by optimizing … Read More

Trump Turns Back To Tax Overhaul Aimed At Truckers

President Donald Trump pitched his tax plan as a boost for truckers at an event in Pennsylvania, saying, “America first means putting American truckers first.” “It will be rocket fuel for our economy,” Trump said of a plan that would dramatically cut corporate tax rates … Read More

Last Mile Logistics

Last mile logistics is that final segment in the logistics network where finished goods are transferred to the consumer or business that ordered and purchased them. It seems like an easy enough concept, but the devil, as usual, is in … Read More

Is Truck Driving for You

If you’re looking for a high demand career field, like to travel, and find the idea of driving for a living appealing, a truck driving job might be the perfect career choice for you. There are many job opportunities in … Read More

RIDE-SHARING FOR FREIGHT

Thanks to companies like Uber and Lyft, “ride-sharing” has become a buzzworthy topic in the world of mobile apps. But did you know that this concept has been around in the freight industry for decades? Co-loading is the equivalent of ride-sharing … Read More

THE EVOLUTION OF TRUCK STOPS

Today’s truck stops are far more than the mom-and-pop fueling stations of yesteryear. Catering to the 3.4 million professional truck drivers who move more than $10 trillion in goods across the highways every year, these novel facilities aim to capitalize on … Read More

THE DRIVER SHORTAGE: REALITY OR JUST HYPE?

It seems that every week, we hear some staggering figure or testimonial about one major threat to the transportation industry: the driver shortage.  This story is not new; the industry has been warning of a driver shortage for more than … Read More

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