The trucking industry impacts your life more than you might think. Almost every good in the United States had traveled by truck at least once before it reached its final destination. Even when goods travel by railroad, they still almost always go by truck for at least part of their journey. Trucking accounts for over 70 percent of freight in the United States. This means trucking generates more revenue than any other industry in the United States.
From everyone at Fremont Contract Carriers, we just wanted to say a big congratulations to Jeff Tomlinson for being named the Nebraska Trucking Association’s November Driver of the Month! We are honored to have you as a part of the FCC family and to celebrate your success alongside you.
As a truck driver, you have to deal with dangerous conditions on the road every day. From accidents, to crazy drivers on the road; you need to be able to spot a danger the instant it happens. A good pair of sunglasses will help you stay safe on the road.
It is difficult to imagine any part of the United States without the roads and bridges that make it possible for us to travel there. With literally millions of miles of roads in the United States alone, here are some interesting facts you might not have known.
As a truck driver, you are required to take rest times while on the road, and you can only drive a certain number of hours in a day. The good news is your down time can be just as productive as your time on the road. There are more apps now than ever for truck drivers, and using these apps in your down time can help save you time and money when you are on the road. Using these apps will prevent you from having to be on your phone while driving.