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Truck Driver

Every time we get on the road, we’re technically putting ourselves at risk. Despite the comfort that we might feel behind the wheels of our automobiles, accidents do happen with alarming frequency. Automobile accidents are so common, in fact, that there’s a likelihood that each one of us will be in at least one during [...]

Is an office job just not for you? Maybe you hate being stuck inside a cubicle and having a boss always looking over your shoulder. Do you enjoy the open road, meeting people from all walks of life, and seeing the beauty of the countryside? Then you should seriously consider a career in truck driving. [...]

The trucking industry is booming; in fact, there are more than 3.5 million truck drivers on America’s roads. Trucking is not only one of the largest driving forces behind the United States economy, but it’s also essential to daily life as we know it. The American Trucking Association stated recently that they need nearly a million [...]

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration reported that the number of large truck crashes leading to injuries was 107,000 in 2017, which was a 5% increase from 2016. Given the long stopping distance and the weight of trucks, the prevalence of big truck accidents is not surprising. Most of these accidents are more severe than [...]

For many people, being a trucker sounds like the ideal job. Once you’re done with training, you’re pretty much on your own. While you still adhere to company rules, policies, and deadlines, you don’t have a boss constantly breathing down your back.  However, as much as a dream job as truck driving is, there are [...]