Do Not Be a Drowsy Driver | Drowsy Driver Prevention Tips
Sep06

Do Not Be a Drowsy Driver | Drowsy Driver Prevention Tips

Truck drivers know that a sleep routine doesn’t exactly exist in its general definition when you’re on the road. Sleeping patterns as a driver, especially if you are an over the road driver, lack any normal bedtime or standard amount of sleep time—in fact, there really is no pattern at all! You basically get sleep when you have time to do so. But driver fatigue is a serious issue when operating a truck for extended hours. It can cause...

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Taxes For Truckers: What You Need to Know:
Aug16

Taxes For Truckers: What You Need to Know:

Let’s talk about taxes, truckers. While it may not be the most exciting of topics, let’s face it, it’s important. However, when your spending weeks on the road, finding time to fill out reports and send them to the proper destinations can a big challenge. So, what tax forms do you need to fill out? What tax deductions can truck drivers claim? Continue reading! Here we’ll be discussing taxes for truckers! Learn what forms...

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Buying a Big Rig | Should You Buy New or Used?
Jul31

Buying a Big Rig | Should You Buy New or Used?

“Should I buy a new or a used rig?” If you’re an owner-operator or small fleet manager you’ve probably asked yourself this question at least once. Sure, we’d all love a brand new, shiny truck, but we sure as heck wouldn’t love the price. When it comes to buying a big rig new versus used, there are a number of things to take into account. So, we compiled a list of pointers and main considerations for...

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On The Road Essentials: A Trucker’s Packing List
Jul24

On The Road Essentials: A Trucker’s Packing List

Whether you are on a family vacation, road trip, or trucking assignment, we have all had that moment. That moment when you’re on the road, and suddenly you realize what you should have packed isn’t in your bag. Suddenly, bringing only shorts on your job doesn’t sound as sensible. Truckers, don’t rough it on your next assignment without your essentials or spend extra money buying back each item you forgot. Instead, take a look at our...

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Best Trucking Podcasts of 2018: Better Than the Radio
Jul17

Best Trucking Podcasts of 2018: Better Than the Radio

Jamming to your favorite songs on the road is a great way to stay awake, but podcasts could be even better. Whether you have a playlist or the radio playing, eventually songs are going to be repeated and you’ll get tired of belting out the same lyrics over and over. There are a ton of podcast categories out there for you to browse through such as news, comedy, drama, and even some specific trucking podcasts related to the industry....

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Fourth of July Safety Tips for Truckers
Jul02

Fourth of July Safety Tips for Truckers

Independence Day is just around the corner. Aside from fireworks, food, and celebrations, this holiday is also marked by a huge increase in traffic. According to WalletHub.com, 46.9 million Americans will travel 5o or more miles from home this Fourth of July; a record high. With more vehicles on the road, there’s also a greater risk for traffic accidents. In fact, the Fourth of July is considered one of the most dangerous...

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