Recent Blog Posts

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
Truck Driving Jobs: Getting through That First Year
Monday, August 22, 2016
The first year the professional truck driver is on the job could be the most challenging year of his or her life. No amount of classroom training can adequately prepare anyone for... Read More
Money-Saving Tips for Truck Drivers
Monday, August 22, 2016
Truck driving jobs can be expensive jobs for both the company driver and owner-operator. Company drivers have the benefit of being able to pass many of their expenses on to their... Read More
5 Characteristics of a Top-Notch Truck Driver
Monday, August 22, 2016
The best workers in any industry tend to rise to the top. They enjoy the greatest number of advancement opportunities, the highest pay, and the most lucrative projects to work on... Read More