ADOT looking to help truckers with new big rig specific map feature

The Arizona Department of Transportation has debuted a new website feature allowing truck drivers to better plan their routes.  The new map allows truck drivers to search for potential...

Program trains truckers how to stay safe if they get stuck in a protest

A safety training provider has created a course specifically tailored to help keep truck drivers safe if they encounter highway protests.

Fifty years later, this letter explaining why truck drivers should be paid more is...

Nearly 50 years after it was published in a local newspaper, a letter to the editor about why truck drivers deserve to earn more money still rings true.

Holiday Hop: How far Does Your Turkey Travel?

via GIPHY Let’s talk turkey! Did you know that only six states are responsible for the more than five billion pounds of turkey that Americans consume every year? So,...

How To: Request Violation Removal from Clearinghouse

So you can report a drug or alcohol violation to Clearinghouse, but did you know that there is an option to request that violation be removed from a driver’s record? 

$100,000 awarded to Iowa college looking to train the next generation of truckers

A college in Iowa has received $100,000 to help them train and place new drivers as part of an essential workers training program.  Eastern Iowa Community College (EICC)  received...

Retired trucking couple starts ‘Treats for Truckers,’ an unofficial charity aimed at helping drivers...

Being a truck driver is tough enough without throwing a global pandemic into the mix. Store and restaurant shut-downs have made getting food OTR even trickier for the truck drivers of America,...

Here are 5 upcoming dates all truckers need to know

Having trouble remembering what DOT blitz is happening when? Or when your taxes are due? How about when the new HOS rules go into effect?

Have You Ever Seen a Copy of Your PSP? Here’s What It Looks Like

A PSP report is the FMCSA's grade card on you as a driver. The contents of that report can dictate whether or not you get hired. Have you ever seen a...
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Truck Drivers’ Gun Rights By State 2020

Don't assume you're legally carrying a fire arm if you're licensed in your state -- some states won't honor your permits. We know how dangerous it can be out...

7 Highest Paying Trucking Jobs In 2020

2020 has been a tough year for the trucking industry. Freight rates started off low and many carriers were struggling to survive, and then Covid struck. If you weren't hauling essential supplies,...

How often do truck drivers get home?

One of the most common questions inexperienced drivers ask Schneider recruiters is, “How often do truck drivers get home?”

Wonder how runaway truck ramps work? This video is for you.

The quick, informative video below breaks down how different types of runaway ramps work -- just in case you ever need to use one.
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7 signs that the trucking company you work for could be closing

Hundreds of trucking companies -- both large and small -- have shut their doors forever in the past few years, leaving thousands of drivers looking for new jobs.

Want to display an American flag on your truck? Here are 9 tips you...

As we get closer to the Fourth of July, many truckers like to show their patriotic pride by displaying an American flag on their trucks -- but it turns out that there's a right way and a wrong way to do it.

Top 5 Dash Cams for Truck Drivers in 2019

Here are the top 5 dash cams according to truck drivers. WheelWitness HD PRO Dash Cam with GPS Description: Combining the exceptional Ambarella A7LA50 processor and a 170 degrees super wide angle...
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