Recent Blog Posts

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
C.R. England Safety: Anticipation Isn't Just for Ketchup
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Do you remember the 1971 Carly Simon song Anticipation? If you are not old enough to remember the original, perhaps you remember the ketchup commercials that played the song while... Read More
C.R. England Safety: Roads Are Tools of the Trade for Truck Drivers
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
If we were to ask you to list the most important tools of the trade for truck drivers, what would be on your list? Few people would probably mention the road system. As far as we... Read More
C.R. England Training: CDL Schools May Have To Switch Gears
Thursday, July 16, 2015
If the law in Ohio is an indication of the future, CDL training schools may have to switch gears – both literally and figuratively. New restrictions in Ohio went into effect on... Read More