Truck Maintenance Checklist: 5 Tips to Avoid a Breakdown
Dec17

Truck Maintenance Checklist: 5 Tips to Avoid a Breakdown

Let’s face it – there is nothing worse than being stuck on the side of a busy highway waiting for roadside assistance because something went wrong with your rig. Experiencing a breakdown is especially frustrating in the summertime when it is really hot outside. But, it’s also not fun to be stuck out in the cold. Really, there is no ideal time for a breakdown, especially when you’re on a deadline. Not only is a truck...

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International Road Check 2017
Jun05

International Road Check 2017

Although as a truck driver you should always be prepared for a roadside inspection when you hit the highway, there is one week a year when it is especially important to have everything in line with your truck. What week do you ask? Well, the week that the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance does a 72-hour commercial motor vehicle inspection spree, of course! The Alliance is a nonprofit that focuses on commercial motor vehicle...

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Retiring a Truck: Choosing the Right Time
Oct05

Retiring a Truck: Choosing the Right Time

Deciding the right time to retire your companion on the road can be a difficult decision. Wear and tear or new technology are just a few reasons many truckers opt to trade in their rig. It’s important to take in a variety of factors when planning out a trade cycle for your vehicles. Retiring a truck can be a daunting and emotional process, so it’s important to know when, and how to park your big rig for good. Trade Cycles A trade...

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