Is driving a truck or a trailer the occupation of yours? If it is such then you have chosen a very risk occupation. This is said based on the facts that US Department of Labor has published. But there is nothing to worry about as because following these safety tips can turn your hazardous occupation to be the one which is the safest and enjoyable. The tips that will ensure your safety There are certain...
Apart from the fact that the truck is well equipped with advanced instruments, it is extremely important to look into some winter upgrades to get good travel experience. When it comes to choosing the winter upgrades, there are a lot of truck accessories out there. From handling the tires to pulling the car, these winter upgrades will be much more beneficial during winter days. So, just spend quality time to research about these accessories. Be...
Our jobs require us to travel on occasion, or every single day if you have a job such as a truck driver, recruiter, or pilot. In hindsight it sounds like an amazing gig, and you likely find it rewarding and well worth those miles, but it can take a toll on you mentally.
What do you do when your mother or father is in recovery because of opioids, heroin, or some other addiction? How do you help a parent stay on the road to a healthy life if you’re separated by hundreds of miles?
The isolation from being stuck in the cab for long hours can be detrimental to mental health and the long hours sitting behind the wheel can be physically unhealthy. Whether you are a driver who is hauling freight across the country or you’re hauling local produce to the grocery store across town, following a few simple tips to better health can help you stay fit while on the road.
As harsh as the weather this time of year might be, business demands that commercial trucks of all sorts still need to hit the roads and make their deliveries. As a result, taking the time out to prepare your vehicles for the change of conditions is absolutely integral to ensure that both your drivers and your assets are ready to cope with the ferocity of winter.
Trucks represent transporting and transfer supplies from places to places. The industry areas need and require such a transport motor in the bigger manner as they do loading and unloading of raw & final materials on a regular basis. The other name of this particular motor of auto market is Business trucks or Commercial Trucks.
To begin with, I would have never believed this is a topic I would have to ever discuss. I always assumed people knew the saying "the customer is always right". That saying is not a literal comment, of course, because many times they are wrong.
Whether you drive cross-country or just locally, truck driving can be a great job.. There are problems with trucking, of course. One of them is trying to take care of an ailing loved one. It could be your parents or a family friend, but you want to be there for them when they need support. How can you do that when you’re on the road? Read on to learn more about helping seniors from afar.
I have several pet peeves when it comes to the inconsiderate way many truck drivers, especially new ones, drive. I will put some of the blame for the new drivers on poor training, but some things should be common sense.
One of the first things you will notice once you begin driving is how different the truck feels with a load in the trailer. When you're in school, most schools use empty trailers and have the trailer axles set in one location. Now that you're in training you will find out how shifting, braking, turning and overall handling of the truck varies with different weights or types of loads.