Infographic: 'Cost of Running a Big Rig' 2014

Infographic: ‘Cost of Running a Big Rig’ 2014

How much does it cost to run a truck each year?
FedEx Delivers Christmas to Troops

FedEx Delivers Christmas to Troops

FedEx yesterday announced they have once again partnered with the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation to deliver Christmas trees to service members.
Ten Reasons to Be Thankful for a Truck Driver

Ten Reasons to Be Thankful for a Truck Driver

This Thanksgiving, there's so much to be thankful for, but what we're most thankful for are the men and women truck drivers who keep this country rolling. Here are 10 reasons why everyone should be thankful for and appreciative of truck drivers.

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?
multiple sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis & Truck Driving: What You Need To Know

With everything else that a truck driver has to deal with, no one wants to have to deal with a serious medical condition on top of the challenges they encounter everyday on the road. However, diseases like multiple sclerosis affect an estimated 400,000 Americans, with about 200 new cases of MS being diagnosed every week. What does an MS diagnosis mean? Can you keep driving?

Top 5 Myths About Truck Drivers

We've noticed that people who are not in the trucking industry have absolutely no clue what it's really like! We're here to help everyone get their facts straight by debunking the top 5 myths about truck drivers!
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.'
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.
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...
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...
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.
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...
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...

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...
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.
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.