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What Truckers Need to Know About Wreaths Across America

Tuesday, Dec 11 2018

The next time you drive by a military cemetery in December, take pause. See if you can spot any of the thousands of wreaths distributed by Wreaths Across America. Each year, the Wreaths Across America organization supports and honors military veterans by providing live wreath-laying ceremonies. And on one day ... read more

17 Trucking Schools in Utah

Thursday, Dec 6 2018

Finding a truck driving schools in Utah is easy thanks to a good division of CDL training opportunities. You have private truck driving schools, community colleges, and trucking companies that train drivers. In fact, Utah has one of the largest number of carriers training student drivers out of any of ... read more

TA and Petro Truck Stops Contributes Over $244,000 to St. Christopher’s Fund

Tuesday, Dec 4 2018

It’s that time of the year again when all of the radios sing songs of good cheer. But for some truck drivers and their families, this time of year is not a happy soundtrack. Truck drivers who struggle with medical bills all year round have more of a burden ... read more

57 Trucking Schools in Texas

Thursday, Nov 29 2018

The old saying goes, everything is bigger in Texas, certainly holds true in the trucking industry. In the state of Texas, there are 57 trucking schools and counting. Whether you live along the Gulf Coast in Houston or Corpus Christi or are in central Texas near Austin or Fort Worth, there’... read more

Ruan Chosen as Top Trucking Company and Logistics Provider

Tuesday, Nov 27 2018

When a trucking company gets one award for a job well done, it’s always good news. But when a trucking company gets recognized for multiple top trucking company lists in a year, it’s great to hear. This is where Ruan, founded in 1932, finds itself today as a top ... read more

14 Trucking Schools in Tennessee

Tuesday, Nov 20 2018

As a Tennessee resident interested in a trucking job, you first have to get your commercial driver’s license. The easiest way to get CDL training is to go to truck driving school. As you look for TN trucking schools to learn the skills you need to get your CDL ... read more

NFI Named Food Logistics Top Green Provider for 2018

Tuesday, Nov 20 2018

What does it mean to be a top green provider in the trucking industry? Are we talking about making customers green with envy or green with nausea at your services? Hopefully, none of the above. A green trucking company is one that focuses on sustainable transportation practices. This might be ... read more

2 Trucking Schools in South Dakota

Thursday, Nov 15 2018

Student drivers who live in South Dakota are quite limited in the places they can take CDL training. Truck driving school in SD consists of two options, a professional, private training company and a technical institute. Learn more about these two trucking schools and what you can do to find ... read more

Cargo Securement: An Easy-to-Understand Guide

Tuesday, Nov 13 2018

With the 2002 Cargo Securement rules that were put into action in 2004, vast changes were made to the way the FMCSA handled cargo securement. This includes any freight load, particular with flatbed trailers, that requires additional covering or ties to hold it in place during transit. Tie downs, tarps, straps, and ... read more

14 Trucking Schools in South Carolina

Thursday, Nov 8 2018

Among the Carolinas, South Carolina has half the number of trucking schools to the northern brother of North Carolina with 25 trucking schools. While South Carolina may have only 14 CDL schools for student drivers, the vast majority of these training centers are located in community colleges and tech institutes. This is ... read more