Recent Blog Posts

What Does a Driver Learn in a CDL Training Program?

Sunday, November 27, 2016
C.R. England works with Premier Truck Driving Schools to provide comprehensive training to new drivers who have signed on with our company. We also hire drivers that have been... Read More

The Most Important Thing You'll Never Learn in CDL School Is...

Sunday, November 27, 2016
CDL schools do an outstanding job preparing new drivers to work. New drivers learn an extensive list of things from how to operate commercial vehicles to the federal and state... Read More

Politeness Can Go a Long Way for Truck Drivers

Sunday, November 27, 2016
Recently, we have been talking a lot about customer service here at C.R. England. Our reasoning is simple: customer service is that which separates the most successful companies... Read More

Including Drivers in the Customer Service Vision

Sunday, November 27, 2016
When you think of jobs that require heavy customer service skills, what comes to mind? If truck driving is not on your list, it should be. It is true that truck drivers spend the... Read More

Winter Driving in a Nutshell: Be Cautious

Sunday, November 27, 2016
During the early morning hours of December 21, the northern hemisphere will be at its furthest point from the sun, marking the beginning of the winter season. As a professional... Read More

How to Be a Good Customer Service Rep

Sunday, November 27, 2016
As a truck driver, part of your job description is that of customer service rep. Every time you pick up a load, you are dealing with a customer who is paying for a logistics... Read More

Drivers Need to Start Thinking about Winter Weather Now

Sunday, November 27, 2016
It is easy to dismiss the challenges of winter driving while roads are still clear and temperatures are somewhat warm. Doing so is not always smart, though. In many parts of the... Read More

10 Things That Cause Winter Driving Accidents

Sunday, November 27, 2016
It's that time of year again when the winter driving articles start appearing. In this post, however, we decided to address the topic in a different way. Rather than offering our... Read More

Tailgating Reminder: Just Don't Do It

Sunday, November 27, 2016
We are all human beings who do dumb things. As such, we all need reminders not to do those dumb things. A case in point is tailgating. Tailgating is one of the worst things a... Read More

Tires, Truck Inspections, and Out of Service Violations

Friday, September 30, 2016
It is something every truck driver dreads: having his or her rig taken out of service after a roadside inspection reveals a problem or two. Having to sit idly by waiting for a... Read More