Recent Blog Posts

3 Things We'll Be Keeping an Eye on This Year

Friday, January 20, 2017
The new calendar year always brings with it a certain amount of optimism within the trucking industry. That optimism is usually tempered by a number of different things that... Read More

A New Career: This Could Be Your Year

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The new year represents an opportunity to start fresh. For some people, that means setting aside one career in exchange for something completely new. For others, the new year is... Read More

5 New Year's Resolutions for Truck Drivers

Monday, January 23, 2017
The 2016 holiday season is now behind us, and it is time to start looking toward a safe and prosperous 2017. To that end, C.R. England encourages truck drivers across the country... Read More

How Truckers Make the Holidays Possible

Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Every year, American families begin gearing up for the holidays in early November. Between Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day, holiday celebrations continue for up to... Read More

Would You Be a Good Truck Driver: Ask Yourself These Questions

Wednesday, December 21, 2016
With the new year come resolutions intended to help us improve our lives. For some people, the New Year's resolution means starting a brand-new career. It means embarking on a... Read More

Tips for Avoiding White Line Fever

Friday, December 16, 2016
Have you ever found yourself in the midst of a long haul that seems nearly endless? You are trying as best you can to concentrate on the road, but suddenly you realize you've... Read More

The Truck Driver's Physical: What You Need to Know

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Before a new truck driver can begin training, he or she must first undergo a routine physical. Annual exams are required once the driver gets a license. The physical exam is not... Read More

Revised Number Shows Twice as Many Jobs in October

Friday, December 9, 2016
The trucking industry has never been in serious decline, yet hiring numbers in the U.S. were not all that impressive through the first half of 2016. Things have certainly changed... Read More

Congress May Address Drivers Hours in Next CR

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
The Department of Transportation (DOT) rules designed to limit drivers’ hours and force stricter rest breaks was suspended earlier this year (2016) while the government waits for... Read More

Prerequisites for Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Jobs

Friday, December 2, 2016
The fact that the American trucking industry is desperately short of licensed drivers is nothing new. We have been talking about the problem for years. But how do we fix it? How... Read More