Quick and Easy Recipes for Truckers you are Sure to Love!

Microwave and Crockpot Recipes for Truckers

When out on the road it can get pretty costly stopping into truck stops to buy food. The prices are all inflated, plus there are the lines and not to mention the lack of decent options in many areas. One great way around all of that is to cook on the truck. Here are a …

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How Much Do Truck Drivers Make? (2020)

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While many potential drivers would like to know the salary of truck drivers, the answer to this question is slightly difficult because there are many variables. Most trucking companies pay their drivers by the mile rather than the hour. There are other factors that determine what your salary might be. Some of these factors include …

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What is Dedicated Trucking?

Today the trucking industry has several types of truck driving jobs, all of which have their pros and cons. For those who are considering a dedicated trucking job, read on. What is Dedicated Trucking? In general, most truck drivers are assigned deliveries for a variety of companies. Each day deliveries are made to different companies …

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What Are The Different CDL Endorsements?

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CDL endorsements are additional skills commercial drivers can apply for when going to the DMV to get your commercial driver’s license. These endorsements give special permissions to drivers who drive certain types of vehicles not covered under a regular Class A license. There are many endorsements you can choose to add to your license. These …

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What is Regional Truck Driving?

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Most people who are thinking of entering the truck driving profession assume that truck driving only involves going cross-country; unfortunately, this false belief is one reason why some people do not want to become truck drivers. The fact is that there are several types of truck driving jobs within the trucking profession. Some trucking companies …

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How to Stay Awake on Long Hauls

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How to Stay Awake While Truck Driving   Long haul trucking is an essential way of getting supplies from one location to another. In this profession, you must get used to navigating along roads for long periods at a time. However, one of the biggest challenges faced by drivers is how to stay awake on …

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What To Expect Your First Year Driving A Truck

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What to Expect your First Year of Driving a Truck So you want to drive a truck? We’ve compiled what to expect your first year of driving a truck. We’ll cover some aspects such as getting your CDL, general procedure, common pay rates, and staying healthy.   What to Expect as A Truck Driver If …

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Thanksgiving Traffic Expected To Rise in 2019

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  Thanksgiving Traffic Estimations for 2019   This thanksgiving around 50 million people will travel the country’s roads. Slightly more than in previous years which equates into a 2.8% increase. This data comes from a collaboration between travel services giant AAA and transportation analytics company INRIX. If you are traveling this Thanksgiving holiday, expect major …

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Tips for New Truck Drivers (2020 Update)

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Tips for New Truck Drivers As winter is creeping in and new truck drivers are hired into trucking companies, it’s important for rookie truck drivers to cover the basics of safety. This is something that trucking companies should emphasize during training. But for many (myself included), it’s not always easy to sit in a training …

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Tips to Stay Healthy as a Truck Driver

Healthy Tips for Truck Drivers

Truckers or Over-the-road (OTR) drivers endure some grueling conditions while they work. Truckers drive long distances and can be on the road for weeks or even months every trip. Unfortunately, in the industry eating right is more difficult and the lack of mobility leaves exercise to a minimum. Many drivers maintain bad sleeping habits and …

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