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Archive for September, 2017

The Importance Of A Dash Cam

Friday, September 29th, 2017
The Importance Of A Dash Cam

The dash cam has grown considerably in popularity, because it clearly records every detail that occurs.

Driving is like second nature for most of us, so we expect to be safe when we’re on the road. That’s just not always the case though, as accidents do happen. If you’re constantly on the road trucking, don’t overlook the importance of the dash cam and what it can do for you. The dash cam has grown considerably in popularity, because it clearly records every detail that occurs. The camera itself is mounted on the dashboard (shocking news there, we know), and it will visually record sound and image as you’re driving. There are a few reasons why this product is so useful. (more…)

How to Prevent Theft on the Road

Friday, September 22nd, 2017
How to Prevent Theft on the Road

A large portion of theft prevention is simply determining ways to make your cargo and truck a harder target.

Cargo theft is one of the most pressing issues that every truck driver faces. There are many steps that every truck driver can take to secure their cargo, but the best possible tool is a skilled and knowledgeable truck driver. How can you prevent cargo thieves from targeting your truck? (more…)

How to Adapt with the Trucking Industry

Friday, September 15th, 2017
How to Adapt with the Trucking Industry

As a trucker, adapt to these advancements so you won’t lose your stride on the road.

In the trucking industry, as with many others, change is inevitable. New regulations and advancements in technology both have effects on the ways in which drivers can do their jobs. Remaining flexible and adaptable are necessary to keep up with the ever-changing industry. As a trucker, adapt to these advancements so you won’t lose your stride on the road. (more…)

Purchasing a Dump Truck? Here’s What You Need to Know

Friday, September 8th, 2017
Purchasing a Dump Truck? Here’s What You Need to Know

Especially for construction projects, this type of truck is the severe-duty solution to the question of how to complete the most demanding jobs efficiently.

Whether you’re a business owner, contractor, or someone who owns a large amount of land, purchasing a dump truck could be an extremely useful and necessary investment. It’s an essential tool for hauling any large amount of materials. From sand to gravel or even rubble, a dump truck will help you get the job done. Especially for construction projects, this type of truck is the severe-duty solution to the question of how to complete the most demanding jobs efficiently. Before procuring your dump truck, there are some factors that you should consider. (more…)

How To Stay Alert On The Road

Friday, September 1st, 2017
How To Stay Alert On The Road

Driver fatigue is a dangerous result, as plenty of accidents occur overnight from it

Daily driving for long amounts is a tiring task. It can easily wear you down, and that part is practically unavoidable. Despite this fact, there are ways in which you can cope with this problem. Driver fatigue is a dangerous result, as plenty of accidents occur overnight from it. As a truck driver, you have to make sure that you don’t fall into the trap of driving while fatigued. You’re operating a large piece of machinery, and any slip up could not only harm you, but also others. Here are a few ways that will prevent you from any type of driver fatigue. (more…)

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