Owner/Operator or Company Driver

So, you’ve completed your Commercial Driving License (CDL) training but you still haven’t made the decision about which way to start your new career: owner operator or company driver. Each comes with its advantages and drawbacks. Maybe you know an owner operator who says it pays more than company drivers earn. The truth is both...

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Distracted Driving Awareness Month

    April is national distracted driving awareness month. We are intelligent beings, so why do we need to be told about the dangers of driving distracted? Because it’s killing and injuring people in record numbers each year. It seems some of us are ignoring the message. Recently a television news program ran a story...

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Dry Van or Reefer

Dry Van or Reefer

Dry Van or Reefer? The answer boils down to what type of freight you expect to ship or haul. By far the most popular and plentiful in North America is the dry van. Dry van freight is generally considered easier to haul than reefer loads. But that means more competition for loads. On the other...

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The Trucking Lifestyle

The Trucking Lifestyle

The Long Haul Trucking Lifestyle Trucking is not just a job; it’s a lifestyle. And it’s not for everyone. But if you like travel, you may consider it. Getting paid to travel is a benefit, as is seeing the country. Trucking will take you to places you’ve never seen and towns you’ve never heard of....

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