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Tips for Driving in the Summer Months

Tips for Driving in the Summer Months

Summer means warmer sunshine and, hopefully, a lot more fun. Since you’re a driver, you might find yourself on the road a lot over the summer. However, these tips for driving in the summer months will help to ensure you arrive at your destination safely and keep you healthy.

Most Beautiful Places to Visit in the Summer Around the US

Most Beautiful Places to Visit in the Summer Around the US

When you drive a truck across the country this summer, you probably hoping to find yourself in a beautiful place with something interesting to do. It might be hard to plan for a trip over the summer, however, if you know what you like to do in your downtime, you can prepare for anything. It helps to have a good idea of the most beautiful places to visit in the summer around the states, and we’re here to help!

Importance of Truck Safety at FCC

Importance of Truck Safety at FCC

There are over 3.5 million truck drivers in the U.S., and our economy depends upon the truck driving industry to transport food and other goods. Truck safety starts with the company itself. At Fremont Contract Carriers, we know that our attitude about truck safety matters. This is why we put the safety of our employees first, by ensuring we have a solid maintenance plan and work hard to make sure we have the best drivers.

Benefits of Working for a Carrier as an Owner-Operator

Benefits of Working for a Carrier as an Owner-Operator

If you are considering a career as a driver, you may be wondering about the benefits of working for a carrier as an owner-operator. You have the choice to work directly for a company as a driver or being an owner-operator. However, being an owner-operator has some advantages. You take risks just like owning any other business as an owner/operator. Buying a truck is a big financial decision, so it is best to understand the full range of benefits of this career choice.

What is a Truck Driver Recruiter?

What is a Truck Driver Recruiter?

Truck drivers are essential to our country’s economy because they haul products and materials all over the states. Without truck drivers, businesses and consumers would not have what they need. Truck driver recruiters help trucking companies find the best candidates to fill these crucial positions. If you are considering becoming a truck driver recruiter, you might be wondering what exactly this position involves.

Steps to Becoming a Truck Driver

Steps to Becoming a Truck Driver

If your goal is to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), it is essential to understand the federal government’s specific requirements and steps to becoming a truck driver. These requirements apply to all states, and there are also expectations outlined by each state.