Recent Blog Posts

Think You're Too Old to Start Driving Truck? Think Again

Monday, September 26, 2016
At C.R. England, we like to say that you are never too young or old (within reason) to start driving a truck. Obviously, you are too young if you're not at least 21 years old. Age... Read More

Preventable Accidents: The Right-Side Dilemma

Monday, September 26, 2016
Nearly every logistics company and truck driver service in America have policies in place to address preventable accidents. These policies are not necessarily designed to be... Read More

C.R. England Named as 2016 Top Veteran-Friendly Company

Sunday, November 27, 2016
(Irvine, California) – August 15, 2016 – U.S. Veterans Magazine (USVM) today released the results of its much-anticipated 2016 evaluation of the nation’s Best of the Best Top... Read More

Trucker Hats Were Great Before They Were Cool

Monday, September 26, 2016
An amusing article appeared in GQ back in August (2016) detailing the reemergence of trucker hats as a fashion trend. The piece was a tongue-in-cheek look at something that was... Read More

What You Need to Know about the CDL Medical Exam

Monday, August 22, 2016
In order for a new driver to earn a commercial driver's license (CDL), he or she must take and pass a routine medical exam. That same driver must also take regular exams... Read More

Truck Driving Jobs: Getting through That First Year

Monday, August 22, 2016
The first year the professional truck driver is on the job could be the most challenging year of his or her life. No amount of classroom training can adequately prepare anyone for... Read More

Money-Saving Tips for Truck Drivers

Monday, August 22, 2016
Truck driving jobs can be expensive jobs for both the company driver and owner-operator. Company drivers have the benefit of being able to pass many of their expenses on to their... Read More

5 Characteristics of a Top-Notch Truck Driver

Monday, August 22, 2016
The best workers in any industry tend to rise to the top. They enjoy the greatest number of advancement opportunities, the highest pay, and the most lucrative projects to work on... Read More

Deciphering Listings for Truck Driving Jobs

Monday, August 22, 2016
The truck driving industry has its own unique vocabulary that can take some time to get used to. It is no surprise that new truck drivers find themselves confused as they scour... Read More

Thank a Truck Driver

Monday, August 22, 2016
Kudos to the Roanoke Times for an excellent article published in anticipation of the Independence Day holiday in early July. The Times' Kevin Burch wrote a very good article... Read More