How Truck Drivers St...

TweetFor a long haul truck driver driving for a full service trucking company, the ride can get boring very quickly. A short haul truck driver will rarely have to deal with the struggle to stay awake during a delivery, but this is a reality most long haul truck drivers face each day. Take a...

5 IMPORTANT THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT A CAREER IN TRUCKING Jun18

5 IMPORTANT THINGS Y...

Tweet1. STRESS IS PART OF THE JOB Stress is an inevitable part of a career in trucking. I always enjoy the driving part of the job, don’t get me wrong. But there is stress involved in a truck driving career. There’s stress when you’re in traffic, there’s stress when you’re looking...

Elevated Methods of ...

TweetSeveral different types of equipment move freight from one location to another. Depending on whether you are moving freight inside a building or outside in a storage area, you should use the best equipment to stack the freight. Elevated freight equipment uses chains and hooks to...

What Is Contingent C...

TweetPeople ship cargo out to different regions on trucks, ships, trains, planes and other vehicles. This lets them do business with different people and companies even if they are far away. However, shipments don’t always reach their destination. This is where contingent cargo insurance...

How to Get Your DOT ...

TweetYour company needs a U.S. Department of Transportation, or USDOT, Number if you haul cargo or transport passengers across state lines. Some states require all commercial motor vehicles to acquire a USDOT Number. Companies receiving a number for the first time are enrolled in the Federal...