Recent Blog Posts

Becoming a Truck Driver - Is It Easy?
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
  There are many benefits to working as a truck driver including a good starting salary and the chance to earn bonuses. Nevertheless, just how easy is it to become a truck driver... Read More
C.R. England Safety: Another Brake Safety Week Comes and Goes
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Early September is usually the time for the annual Brake Safety Week across the country. During this week, police and other government agencies step up brake inspections on all... Read More
C.R. England Safety: Great Strides Taken to Improve Trucking Industry Safety
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
The trucking industry has long had a reputation for being unsafe. Not only do we believe that reputation is unfair, but the industry has also taken significant steps over the... Read More
C.R. England Industry: ATRI Begins Annual 'Top Concerns' Survey
Friday, August 28, 2015
It is that time of year again when trucking companies have the opportunity to voice their concerns for the coming year. The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has... Read More
C.R. England Industry: The Trucking Industry as an Economic Indicator
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Time's Money magazine published a fascinating piece on July 30th that looked at the trucking industry as an economic indicator in the same league as housing, food, and healthcare... Read More
C.R. England Safety: Now Is the Time to Think about Winter Investments for Your Truck
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
It is now late summer and Labor Day is just around the corner. You know what that means: the start of football season, falling leaves, Halloween, and one or two storms that give a... Read More
C.R. England Health: Changing the Trucker's Diet Key to Weight Management
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Visit the offices of any trucker transportation service and you are likely to see at least a handful of truck drivers who are noticeably overweight. Unfortunately, truckers spend... Read More
C.R. England Careers: Back-To-School Tips for Truckers
Thursday, August 13, 2015
The time has come for everyone who uses the roads to once again start thinking about the fact that kids are getting ready to go back to school. That means more cars on the road,... Read More
C.R. England Training: Cornering and Backing
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Truck driving schools all across the country focus on teaching professional drivers the skills necessary to safely maneuver a big rig. Among those skills are two of the most... Read More
C.R. England Safety: Trucks and Bikes Safely Coexist in Urban Environments?
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Major cities such as New York and San Francisco have been grappling with the problem of truck and bike co-existence for decades. The problem is even worse in Europe, especially in... Read More