Recent Blog Posts

Profit Margins and Electronic Logging: A New Theory Emerges

Monday, June 27, 2016
Regulation is almost always seen as a bad thing in the trucking industry. Yet you wouldn't know it by listening to several speakers at the ALK 2016 Technology Summit held in... Read More

The Important Role of Truckers

Monday, June 27, 2016
It is no secret that there are thousands of open trucker jobs that companies across the country cannot seem to fill. The driver shortage we are seeing here is not exclusive to... Read More

Helping Rookies Should Be Part of the Job

Monday, June 27, 2016
As one of the oldest and largest trucking companies in America, C.R. England has open trucking positions all over this country. We put a lot of rookies to work because we believe... Read More

Tips to Remember for After Truck Driving School

Friday, May 13, 2016
Where would our industry be without truck driving schools? Up a creek, that's for sure. Without schools capable of training students in the basic concepts of commercial driving,... Read More

Truck Driving as a Second Career

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
There was a fascinating article published on the Chattanoogan website featuring a 73-year-old woman who returned to the trucking industry after taking several decades off. The... Read More

Easy Ways to Help Maintain Your Energy Levels

Friday, May 6, 2016
What do truck jobs in Utah have in common with similar jobs in Ohio? Lots of things. As an example, one thing common to all truck jobs is driver fatigue. The reality is that... Read More

Tips for Surviving the DOT Inspection

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
A fundamental law of truck driving is that DOT inspections are a part of CDL jobs. There is no way around it. The DOT is tasked with making sure drivers remain compliant with all... Read More

The Role of Women in Alleviating the Truck Driver Shortage

Friday, April 22, 2016
America's trucking industry is facing a dire shortage of qualified drivers that now numbers in the tens of thousands. For most of the last hundred years, trucking is a career that... Read More

3 Things Truckers Learn Only by Experience

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
CDL training can teach the new trucker a lot of valuable things. Training brings drivers up to speed on the law, teaches them the basic skills they need to drive trucks, and... Read More

Essential Things Truckers Should Know About Cruise Control

Friday, April 15, 2016
As a truck driver, do you ever take advantage of cruise control when driving down the interstate? If not, you probably should. Cruise control is an excellent tool that can help... Read More