Recent Blog Posts

C.R. England Safety: Anticipation Is One of the Keys to Safe Driving
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Think back to when you were studying for your driver's permit at age 15 or 16. Do you remember what the manual said about paying attention to what is going on around you? It was... Read More
C.R. England Industry: Trucking Industry Should End 2014 on a Positive Note
Monday, November 17, 2014
Despite a flat month during September, the trucking industry is poised to end the year on a positive note, industry analysts are saying. That is good news for both the industry... Read More
C.R. England Career: How to Become a Trucker
Monday, November 17, 2014
Employment of heavy tractor-trailer truck drivers is projected to grow 11% by 2022 as the economy grows and demand for goods increases. A career as a truck driver offers great... Read More
C.R. England Maintenance: New Engine/Transmission Is Improving Fuel Efficiency for Motor Carriers
Monday, November 17, 2014
  Last month there was a truck driving competition held to crown the most fuel-efficient truck driver in Europe. The winner of the competition said that maximizing fuel efficiency... Read More
C.R. England Safety: Lawsuit Underscores Need for Proper Driver Training
Monday, November 17, 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
Monday, November 17, 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
Monday, November 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
Monday, November 17, 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, November 17, 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
Monday, November 17, 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