Driver Turnover at B...

TweetThe pace of driver turnover at big motor carriers rose to 95 percent in the third quarter of 2017, up 14 percentage points from the same period a year earlier. The third quarter turnover rate is up five percentage points from 90 percent in the second quarter of this year, according to the...

Accounting Software ...

TweetGeneric accounting software is fine for many businesses, but a successful small trucking business requires its software be specific for trucking to meet the intricate needs of the industry. Trucking company software should be able to track revenue and expenses per mile, load, or truck and...

Tax Deductions for Meals for Truck Drivers Dec14

Tax Deductions for M...

TweetTruck drivers may qualify for tax deductions for meals under the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) rules governing travel away from home. To be eligible, it must be necessary for the driver to stop for “substantial sleep or rest” while traveling away from home. The meals...

Used Fleet Truck Sal...

TweetSchneider National recently expanded its tractor purchase offerings for owner-operators, fleets and wholesalers. In addition to its Schneider Finance division, which provides options to current and prospective Schneider National owner-operators on new and used trucks, Schneider also now...

Train and truck collide in Wright County,hurting a driver Sep12

Train and truck coll...

TweetA freight train struck a garbage truck in Wright County shortly before dawn Tuesday, and the truck driver was taken from the scene by air ambulance, authorities said. The eastbound Canadian Pacific train collided with the truck about 6:30 a.m. at 5th Street SE. in Rockford Township,...

Diet Plan for Drivers Mar20

Diet Plan for Driver...

TweetWhile a nice crock pot filled with vegetables, potatoes and chunks of turkey would be a fantastic healthy meal, truck drivers do not get this luxury. They must cope without ovens, blenders, freezers, and many amenities other people use without much thought. In addition, truck drivers are...