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March 29, 2017
Top 8 Favorite Songs For The Road
Top 8 Favorite Songs For The Road

You spend a lot of time on the road when working for a trucking company, and good music can definitely make the trip more enjoyable. Whether you’re driving from Philadelphia to Portland, or any route north, south, east or west, here are a few of our favorite trucking tunes to take along for the ride (in no particular order). Time flies when you’re having fun, so go ahead and sing along!


March 22, 2017
5 Exercises Truckers Can Do While On The Road -- No Gym Required
5 Exercises Truckers Can Do While On The Road -- No Gym Required

Living on the road doesn’t mean that your workout routine must suffer. Jobs in transportation sometimes come with busy schedules, and lots of sitting in the driver’s seat. While it can be difficult to get to a gym, it is possible to do several workouts in or near your vehicle, without needing any special equipment. Here are a few ideas to help you get moving. 


March 15, 2017
4 Healthy Snack Ideas For Truck Drivers On The Road
4 Healthy Snack Ideas For Truck Drivers On The Road

Staying healthy while on the road working for a trucking company can be a challenge. With easy access to a variety of fast food restaurants, gas stations, and other stops, it can be hard to resist temptation. That is why it’s smart to plan ahead and keep healthier snacks on hand for your journey. 


March 9, 2017
5 Tips For Truck Drivers To Stay Connected With Their Kids
5 Tips For Truck Drivers To Stay Connected With Their Kids

While choosing a career as a truck driver can be lucrative and beneficial for your family, the distance from one’s growing children can be difficult. Working for a trucking company allows you to contribute financially, but you may feel you are missing special milestones or the ability to see your kids as often as you’d like.


February 27, 2017
The FMCSA Medical Review Board's New Recommendations on Sleep Apnea for Truckers -- Part 2
The FMCSA Medical Review Board's New Recommendations on Sleep Apnea for Truckers -- Part 2

The Medical Review Board of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) outlined its official recommendations to the agency on screening and disqualification criteria for truck drivers who are suspected of having moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea. 


February 22, 2017
The FMCSA Medical Review Board's New Recommendations on Sleep Apnea for Truckers -- Part 1
The FMCSA Medical Review Board's New Recommendations on Sleep Apnea for Truckers -- Part 1

The Medical Review Board of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) outlined its official recommendations to the agency on screening and disqualification criteria for truck drivers who are suspected of having moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea. 


February 16, 2017
8 Trucker Tips For Safe Winter Driving
8 Trucker Tips For Safe Winter Driving

Winter road conditions can lead to dangerous driving situations. Not only do truckers face driving in snow and on slippery roads, but they must prepare for possible slow-downs and schedule changes. Fortunately, there are simple ways trucking company drivers can plan and navigate winter road conditions with success.


February 23, 2017
7 Ways Truck Drivers Can Beat The Winter Blues
7 Ways Truck Drivers Can Beat The Winter Blues

Driving during the winter months is tricky enough just on its own. Add in the addition of shorter days and longer nights, and your health may start to feel compromised as well. Symptoms of SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) include a dip in energy and enjoyment in life, inability to concentrate, and strong urges to eat foods high in sugar and carbohydrates. Here are a few ways to help you stay strong and beat the winter blues during the colder months.