Double Life

Eye-opening video explores the ‘Double Life of a Truck Driver’

A short documentary video gives viewers an intimate look at the hardships of life on the road for the men and women of the trucking community.
Dirty Truck Art

California driver turns dirty trucks into art

A Los Angeles box truck driver was recently featured by the L.A. Times for the unique murals he creates using nothing but the dirt on his truck.
Woman seeks mystery trucker who helped her husband after blowover

Woman seeks mystery trucker who helped her husband after blowover

A driver's wife has reached out to the trucking community in hopes of finding the trucker who stopped to help her husband after a wind-related rollover crash in Illinois.

Truck driver recognized for driving 4.4 million miles without an accident

A veteran trucker was recently honored for the remarkable accomplishment of driving nearly four and a half million miles without an accident.
Trucker buys dinner for a bus full of veterans

Trucker buys dinner for a bus full of veterans

A trucker recently picked up the tab at a restaurant to show a group of veterans how much he respects them for their service.

Suffering trucker makes a plea for help on the back of his big rig

A New Hampshire truck driver suffering from kidney disease is putting his faith in a sign on his semi truck to bring him the donor organ that he desperately needs.
Trucker discovers that his co-worker is also his father

Trucker discovers that his co-worker is also his father

Two Wisconsin truck drivers worked together for two years before they discovered that they were not just co-workers but also father and son.
Texas cop performs selfless act of kindness for trucker who couldn't pay for his fuel

Texas cop performs selfless act of kindness for trucker who couldn’t pay for his...

A Texas police officer's act of kindness and generosity toward a truck driver having trouble paying for his fuel has recently gone viral.
Drivers are working together to make dreams come true for a real life Teddy Bear

Drivers are working together to make dreams come true “Teddy Bear” style

A group of truck drivers are working together to create a magical day for a young wheelchair bound truck lover in Milton, Wisconsin.
Reader Post

READER POST: There Is No “Shortage of Drivers”

CDLLife Reader Joshua shares his perspective on the mainstream media's reports on the "truck driver shortage".
Trucker pays it forward after he gets a hand from a fellow driver

Trucker pays it forward after he gets a hand from a fellow driver

This sweet story of a truck driver coming to another driver's aid after a breakdown made our day!
OTR driver maps out every place he's spent more than an hour in the past four years

OTR driver maps out every place he’s spent more than an hour in the...

Using Google mapping technology, an over the road truck driver shared a map pinpointing each place where he's spent more than an hour in his four years of driving. 
St. Louis trucker hunts and exposes child predators online

St. Louis trucker hunts and exposes suspected child predators online

A St. Louis truck driver is gaining nationwide attention for confronting suspected child predators at truck stops and posting videos of the encounters online.
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Veteran trucker pens open letter to car drivers

A Reddit user and veteran trucker shared an open letter to car drivers to let them know about how dangerous their bad driving habits really are.

This video of two kids greeting their trucker dad after 21 days on the...

In this heartwarming video, two kids give their trucker dad a special greeting as he returns home after three weeks out on the road.
Officer goes above and beyond after a trucker's pup escapes during a CHP enforcement stop

Officer goes above and beyond after a trucker’s pup escapes during a CHP enforcement...

A routine truck enforcement stop took a sad turn last week when a truck driver's dog managed to escape -- but a California Highway Patrol officer went out of her way to make sure that the story had a happy ending.

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