Driving in Flooded Areas

If at all possible, avoid driving through flooded areas. Standing water can be much deeper than it first appears. Many drivers try to drive through water only to find that it is deep enough to pull their wheels off the road or flood their engine. This can mean weaving...

Best Road Trip Snacks

If you work in the trucking industry, one thing is always certain: you will be spending a lot of time on the road. Being on the road can mean stiff legs, tired eyes — and of course, empty stomachs. But it can be difficult to eat well when you are driving long...

2019 Nebraska Truck Driving Championship

In May, the Nebraska Trucking Association held their annual Truck Driving Championship – this is a competition that showcases the best professional truck drivers in the state. Fremont Contract Carriers had a total of five drivers entered into the competition, and two of those drivers won 2nd and 3rd place in their respective divisions!

Basic Roadside Emergency Care You Should Know

Being constantly on the road means that you will experience a roadside maintenance stop at some point. With all the unexpected conditions of trucking, an eventual breakdown is something you should prepare for.   Jumping a Dead Battery You may have jumped a...

The Best Audiobooks for Long Drives

A long day on the road doesn’t have to be coupled with boredom or stagnant silence. If you’re a fan of audiobooks, here are five great choices for a great listening experience while you cruise to your destination.