Recent Blog Posts

Truck Drivers: Do Not Ignore Sleep Apnea

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
One of the things every trucker learns in CDL driving school is the legal responsibility professionals have to make sure they maintain reasonably good health and, in cases where... Read More

Reducing Truck Tolls Is Good for Everyone on the Roads

Friday, April 8, 2016
Truck jobs in Texas just got a little less expensive, at least in the Austin area, thanks to lawmakers approving a discount for trucks choosing to take the 130 toll road that... Read More

Finding That First Trucking Job Can Be an Adventure

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
You go to school, get your CDL license, and start looking for work in around your home in Indianapolis. But you cannot find a job. You are both incredulous and dismayed,... Read More

The Little-Known Influence of Consumer Demand on Trucking

Friday, April 1, 2016
Even as CDL training schools across the country are struggling to keep up with the demand for new truck drivers, Wall Street analysts are warning investors not to put their... Read More

Driver Rules Push Raises Serious Constitutional Questions

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The push is on within the trucking industry to pressure congressional Democrats to include trucking language in a bill meant to address the aviation industry. The language seeks... Read More

Driver Rules Push Raises Serious Constitutional Questions

Monday, March 28, 2016
It is no secret that the trucking industry has been courting female drivers for several years now. Fleet managers and recruiters alike are coming to realize that women represent a... Read More

Coercion Rule Will Hopefully Make Trucking Jobs Easier

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
A new anti-coercion law went into effect this past January (2016) making it both illegal and much harder to coerce CDL drivers to disregard federal regulations in order to please... Read More

4 Things Every Trucking Service Can Do to Reduce Turnover

Monday, March 21, 2016
Anyone who has looked for work as a trucker knows how desperate some companies are to hire qualified drivers. Trucking companies from coast-to-coast simply do not have enough... Read More

Safe Driving Pays Off for The Best Truck Drivers

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
What do you get when you cross an incredibly safe driver with an appreciative employer? Recognition of a job well done. Such was the case in February 2016 when Green Bay driver... Read More

Maintaining Productivity in the ELD Era

Friday, March 11, 2016
By now you are aware that electronic logging devices (ELDs) are on their way to the trucking industry for good. The change means the average truck driving job will be somewhat... Read More