Tips for safe summer trucking

Jun 5, 2020

Summer is yet to come! Already temperatures have hit some record highs, and if our weathermen are to be trusted, we should expect another two months of scorchers! If you’re new to the trucking game, you might be thinking: “That’s…

Download: CDL study guide (Ilinois)

Jun 4, 2020

If you’re ready to get working and get paid, driving truck professionally might be the perfect career choice for you. Click on the photo down below to download CDL Study Guide, which is approved from Jesse White, Secretary of State (Ilinois).

Tips for safe driving

Jun 4, 2020

Driver safety should remain a priority for drivers long after they’ve completed truck driving school. Here are a few tips every truck driver should follow to decrease their risk of accident and injury. Mind the speed limit. As a driver…

Tips for truck driving on the rain

Jun 3, 2020

While they are driving on the rain, truckers need to be extra attentive and careful. Here are a few tips for driving safely on the rain. Eliminate distractions before you turn on the truck. Before you turn the key, put…

Re-opening measures positively affect truck freight, rates

Jun 3, 2020

With all 50 states relaxing COVID-19 shutdown orders to various extents, trucking shipments and rates are heading back up – but don’t expect a true recovery until 2021. For the week of May 18-24, truckload markets continued to follow seasonal…

Ditching mirrors for monitors is to easy if you want to

Jun 2, 2020

Switching to camera/monitor systems as replacements for traditional mirrors will be a bigger transition for drivers than was the advent of the automated transmissions. When you consider all the ways drivers interface with their work environment, ditching the gear shift…