VIDEO: A helpful ‘alligator’ refresher course for four-wheelers

A Texas news station recently set out to educate motorists on highway ‘alligators,’ their causes, and how to avoid them in this quick, cute video.  The short video explains...
Truck Stops

Infographic: Thanksgiving Cargo Theft Trends 2020

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and that means that truckers are at higher risk for cargo theft.

Think it’s hot outside? Here’s how much hotter it can get inside your truck.

As summer heats up, truckers must contend with dangerous high temperatures that could put their health at risk -- even when they're inside their own vehicles.

Without trucks, America stops — especially during a pandemic

Thanks to the Coronavirus, many Americans who never bothered to think about the trucking industry are now getting a first hand lesson in truck driver appreciation.
Driver's Bill of Rights

A Truck Driver’s Bill of Rights

A truck driver's Bill of Rights. What have we forgotten?
INFOGRAPHIC- Here's where you're most likely to be killed by a drowsy driver

INFOGRAPHIC: Here’s where you’re most likely to be killed by a drowsy driver

This infographic uses data from that National Highway Traffic Safety Institute (NHTSA) to determine the areas where drowsy driving is most likely to turn deadly.
Pilot Flying J Popular Food by State Infographic

Pilot Flying J shares every state’s most popular truck stop purchases

Pilot Flying J has released an infographic detailing every state's most popular food and beverage purchases.

Truck Driver Bill Of Rights

Truck driver rights are just like anyone else's rights. "I am a truck driver. I am a person, not a stereotype. Without me, you wouldn't have any of the things you need. If I stopped...

Infographic: Truck Fuel Efficiency

Truckers spend most of their lives behind the wheel leaving miles of tarmac behind them, so it goes without saying that one of their main expenses is fuel! But what if you could make your truck more fuel efficient by implementing a few changes to the way you drive and maintain your vehicle?
CBS Report Suggests That Older Truckers Are A Danger On The Highway

CBS Report Suggests That Older Truckers Are A Danger On The Highway

Today CBS News released the results of a five month investigation which they say shows that crashes are up amongst truck drivers in their 70's, 80's, and 90's. The report, entitled "Are older commercial truck...
Memorial Day Weekend Brings Increased Risk Of Cargo Theft

Memorial Day Weekend Brings Increased Risk Of Cargo Theft

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, CargoNet warns truckers to be on the alert for cargo theft. According to the report from CargoNet, cargo theft has spiked during Memorial Day weekend for the past four years. Memorial...
Truck Driver Pay

Infographic: How Much Truck Drivers Earn Per State

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the map below illustrates how much truck drivers average per state.
Otay Mesa Border Wait

Project To Lessen Otay Mesa Border Wait Times For Truckers

Authorities have broken ground on a new freeway connector that they say will reduce border wait times at the Otay Mesa POE from four hours to 20 minutes. The freeway connector will save truckers from...
ELD Mandate Timeline

INFOGRAPHIC: The ELD Mandate Timeline

Since President Obama signed the MAP-21 bill in 2012, ELDs have been inching closer and closer to becoming a part of every truck driver's day. As the tentative date for the final ruling from the...
Rainfall Forecast

Hurricane Joaquin Closes In On East Coast

Category 3 Hurricane Joaquin is picking up speed. A potential for heavy rainfall and flooding is being predicted for Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and Virginia over the weekend.
Health Benefits of Green Tea

Health Benefits Of Green Tea

If you're a regular tea drinker, consider switching from regular, black tea to green tea. The health benefits of green tea far outweigh the health benefits of 'regular tea.'