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Archive for October, 2017

Basic Truck Driving Tips

Friday, October 27th, 2017
Basic Truck Driving Tips

It’s much different than any other type of driving, and you need to make sure that you have the basics down.

There’s a lot more to truck driving than the average person may realize, and the industry has many different methods for how drivers should approach the profession. It’s not as simple as just hopping in the driver’s seat and going across the country. You have to take a lot of steps to gain credibility as a driver, and then from that point you have to demonstrate that you’re practicing all the best techniques. Everything starts with truck driving school. It’s much different than any other type of driving, and you need to make sure that you have the basics down. (more…)

How To Safely Drive A Truck

Friday, October 20th, 2017
How To Safely Drive A Truck

The unfortunate reality is that large truck accidents constantly happen, as hundreds of thousands are estimated to occur each year.

Truck driving is a difficult profession, mainly because there’s a lot of concentration involved along with lengthy hours. However, it’s also a crucial job, because the delivery of goods is essential to businesses across the country. The unfortunate reality is that large truck accidents constantly happen, as hundreds of thousands are estimated to occur each year. It can be a dangerous job to undertake, but there a plenty of ways to turn this dangerous job into a safe environment. (more…)

How To Work Through The Pain Of Sitting All Day

Friday, October 13th, 2017
How To Work Through The Pain Of Sitting All Day

Sitting down all day, consuming an unhealthy diet, or a lack of exercise can give way to serious issues in the future.

The trucking lifestyle has many benefits, but you’ll also run into some negative effects, or challenges. Luckily, these challenges can be mitigated. Sitting down all day, consuming an unhealthy diet, or a lack of exercise can give way to serious issues in the future. The best way to overcome the issue of constantly sitting through a long drive is by following these tips! (more…)

How To End Distracted Driving

Friday, October 6th, 2017
How To End Distracted Driving

Now more than ever, people are driving on the road with excessive distractions, and it’s rather frightening.

Distracted driving is one of the most dangerous issues on the road today. When we’re driving, we expect everyone to obey the rules of the road, but it’s a short expectation, because not everyone does that. Now more than ever, people are driving on the road with excessive distractions, and it’s rather frightening. There are plenty of horror stories around the subject that shed light onto how serious things are becoming. You always want to keep your eyes on the road, so whether you’re driving a truck filled with freight or just a regular car, here are a few ways to do it. (more…)

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