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Are You Ready for the New Driving Log Regulations?

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Long haul truck drivers out there, you better get ready for the new electronic driving laws. January 5th marked the 60 day deadline when the new logging rules will begin to go into effect. At the end of that 60 days, trucking companies, and long haul truck drivers owner/operators, will have 2 years to comply […]

Stay Healthy on the Long Haul: Healthy Tips for Living on the Road

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

OK, we have talked about living a healthy life behind the wheel, but we haven’t given you any real direction on how to do it. Well here for your reading enjoyment, and your body’s overall healthy living, are some tips to use for a healthy body that every trucker should embrace. Eat right — Greasy […]

Long Haul Drivers Need a Health Makeover

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

For all of you short and long haul truck drivers, your health is becoming a major issue in the world of trucking. If you have been following Trucker to Trucker, you know that the latest facts and figures show that over the road truckers have almost twice the amount of health-related problems than employees in […]

Tire Tread Awareness: What Causes Wear Where?

Thursday, February 18th, 2016

As always, we give you the best in trucker tips, and one of them involves your tires. There are certain things you should know about the tread wear of your tires, and what you can do about it. Tread Depth. All truckers, and particularly owner operators, should be aware of the tread depth of their […]

Truckers Show Cluster of Chronic Health Issues

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

As a trucker, you may think that sitting in a cab all day isn’t the best in healthy living. Being inactive, the stress that comes from many hours on the road, then throw in smoking and always eating at fast food joints, none of which sound particularly healthy. At least that’s the rumor, anyway. Well, […]

Are You Prepared for the Next Snow Storm?

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

The one thing that can be said about truckers is that they also live by the creed of the mail man or woman: “Neither rain nor snow, nor sleet nor dark of night shall stay these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” If that doesn’t sum up a trucker, than I don’t […]

Stay Safe – Monitor Carbon Monoxide in Your Cab

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

For the latest in trucker tips, you can always count on Trucker to Trucker, but this one is extra special because it could possibly save your life. Carbon Monoxide I’m sure you are already familiar with this gas. It is called the silent killer because you can’t smell it, you can’t see it, yet it […]

Getting a Commercial Truck Driving License in Pennsylvania Got a Little Harder

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

We are always trying to bring you the latest in semi truck driver news, and here’s is something that may be a bit interesting, especially if you are from the Pennsylvania area. Back in 2011, The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration mandated that commercial truck drivers pass a more comprehensive set of road test requirements, […]

Are You an Employee or Independent Contractor – Case Study

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Hey truckers, the latest in truck driver news asks if you are an employee of a trucking company or if you are an independent contractor. Although you may think you know the difference, or may be labeled as one or the other, it pays to find out where you really stand. This is one of […]

Could A Trucker’s Pension Cut be on the Radar for Congress?

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Pensions are one of the hallmarks of a Democratic society, essentially thanking employees for their hard work in every asset of the economy, even after they have retired. Just remember that pensions are not handouts. Employees pay into the pension fund, which is then invested, so that upon retiring, the employee will continue to get […]