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A Quick Pre-Trip Inspection

A Quick Pre-Trip Inspection

Pre-trip inspections are a fact of life for over the road truckers. Because they are so common place, it can be easy to skimp on the inspection, but uncovering any damage or issues before you hit the road is a must and will save yourself a lot of time and money. Here...

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Chains and your Big Rig

Chains and your Big Rig

Fall is officially in full swing, and for some drivers, that can mean your routes are already seeing some snow, especially on mountainous routes. Even if you have a route that takes you to the warmer parts of the country, it is always best to be prepared and know how...

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Tips for Avoiding Accidents

Tips for Avoiding Accidents

While last time we focused on tips for new drivers, here we would like to focus on tips for avoiding accidents. Everyone wants a clean driving record, and everyone tries to avoid accidents, but sometimes they are unavoidable, that’s why they are called accidents, but...

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Trucking Tips from Experienced Drivers

Trucking Tips from Experienced Drivers

As a truck driver, the learning never stops, whether you are a new truck driver, or have been driving for years. Everyone has sat through courses and taken all of the tests, but no amount of studying can prepare you for life on the road. Here are a few tips from...

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Owner Operator vs. Company Driver

Owner Operator vs. Company Driver

Whether you are currently a company driver, or are looking to break into the trucking industry, being an owner operator may seem very appealing. If you are a new driver trying to decide between becoming an owner operator or a company driver, it is good to know that...

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