Recent Blog Posts

How to Be a Good Customer Service Rep

Friday, October 14, 2016
As a truck driver, part of your job description is that of customer service rep. Every time you pick up a load, you are dealing with a customer who is paying for a logistics... Read More

Drivers Need to Start Thinking about Winter Weather Now

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
It is easy to dismiss the challenges of winter driving while roads are still clear and temperatures are somewhat warm. Doing so is not always smart, though. In many parts of the... Read More

10 Things That Cause Winter Driving Accidents

Friday, October 7, 2016
It's that time of year again when the winter driving articles start appearing. In this post, however, we decided to address the topic in a different way. Rather than offering our... Read More

Tailgating Reminder: Just Don't Do It

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
We are all human beings who do dumb things. As such, we all need reminders not to do those dumb things. A case in point is tailgating. Tailgating is one of the worst things a... Read More

Tires, Truck Inspections, and Out of Service Violations

Friday, September 30, 2016
It is something every truck driver dreads: having his or her rig taken out of service after a roadside inspection reveals a problem or two. Having to sit idly by waiting for a... Read More

Think You're Too Old to Start Driving Truck? Think Again

Monday, September 26, 2016
At C.R. England, we like to say that you are never too young or old (within reason) to start driving a truck. Obviously, you are too young if you're not at least 21 years old. Age... Read More

Preventable Accidents: The Right-Side Dilemma

Monday, September 26, 2016
Nearly every logistics company and truck driver service in America have policies in place to address preventable accidents. These policies are not necessarily designed to be... Read More

C.R. England Named as 2016 Top Veteran-Friendly Company

Monday, September 26, 2016
(Irvine, California) – August 15, 2016 – U.S. Veterans Magazine (USVM) today released the results of its much-anticipated 2016 evaluation of the nation’s Best of the Best Top... Read More

Trucker Hats Were Great Before They Were Cool

Monday, September 26, 2016
An amusing article appeared in GQ back in August (2016) detailing the reemergence of trucker hats as a fashion trend. The piece was a tongue-in-cheek look at something that was... Read More

What You Need to Know about the CDL Medical Exam

Monday, August 22, 2016
In order for a new driver to earn a commercial driver's license (CDL), he or she must take and pass a routine medical exam. That same driver must also take regular exams... Read More