Recent Blog Posts

C.R. England Safety: Lawsuit Underscores Need for Proper Driver Training
Monday, October 27, 2014
A pending lawsuit against the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) seeks to do something Congress has failed to do for more than 20 years: force the federal agency... Read More
C.R. England Maintenance: Goodyear Claims New Truck Tire Most Fuel-Efficient on the Road
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
As an owner-operator or fleet manager, how would you feel about saving more than $1,400 annually on fuel costs for every truck you have on the road? If that sounds good to you,... Read More
C.R. England Careers: Rodney Dangerfield and the American Trucker
Friday, October 17, 2014
Late comedian and actor Rodney Dangerfield entertained American audiences during a career that lasted more than six decades. He was perhaps most known for his comedic line, “I... Read More
C.R. England Careers: Truck Drivers Honored during National Appreciation Week
Thursday, October 16, 2014
  As passenger vehicles shared America's roads with trucks of all sizes during the week of September 14-20, how many of those drivers knew the trucking industry was in the midst... Read More
C.R. England Health: Fattening Fall Foods
Monday, October 27, 2014
by Heather Harrison, Health and Wellness Manager When the temperate drops, many of us turn to rich fall foods-perfect for football games, holidays parties, and, if we aren't... Read More
C.R. England Maintenance: Truck Drivers Biggest Factor in Fuel Efficiency
Friday, October 10, 2014
The average American trucking company spends more than $70,000 per rig on diesel fuel every year. That accounts for approximately 39% of annual operating costs. It is no wonder... Read More
C.R. England Health: Mandatory Rest a Key to Driver Safety
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
A tragic accident in Illinois this past July (2014) was caused by a fatigued truck driver who had been on the road for 12 straight hours. In the wake of the accident, which killed... Read More
C.R. England Careers: Driver Shortages a Challenge for the Modern Trucking Company
Thursday, October 2, 2014
The economic crash of the previous decade did a lot of damage to many industries. Unfortunately, the trucking industry suffered along with everyone else. However, we have since... Read More
C. R. England Training: Three Things You Need to Know about CDL Training
Monday, September 29, 2014
A nationwide shortage in truck drivers means there is plenty of work available for those who want it. Yet being hired in the trucking industry is not as simple as earning your... Read More
C.R. England Health: Sleep – Take Control Today
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Sleep has been studied countless times over the years, and you’ve likely been told that adults should be receiving seven to eight hours of sleep every night. I find that many... Read More