September 19, 2023

Celebrating Drivers in Hispanic Heritage Month

Each year, we celebrate the colorful cultures, rich histories and diversity of the American Latino community during Hispanic Heritage Month, observed annually from September 15 to October 15. This year’s theme is “Prosperity, Power, and Progress,” recognizing the significant achievements of the Hispanic community in the economic and political industries. Why are these dates for Hispanic […]


September 12, 2023

Thank You, Dependable Truck Drivers

It’s time to recognize our nation’s truck drivers’ hard work and dependability. The American Trucking Association (ATA) launched National Truck Driver Appreciation Week “to recognize and honor the vital contributions of dependable truck drivers to our daily lives and the economy.”


August 29, 2023

Safe Driving Tips for Labor Day

Did you know that Labor Day celebrates the women and men who campaigned for workers’ rights in the 19th-century labor movement?

We appreciate their hard-fought wins, which remain in effect, including the 40-hour work week, safe work conditions, paid time off and sick leave.


August 22, 2023

Stopping Cargo Theft: Best Practices for the Truck Driver

Cargo theft isn’t going away any time soon. While we last reported in April 2023 that cargo theft saw an estimated 20% jump in 2022 alone, that number continues to grow.


August 15, 2023

CDL or B.A.? Which Pays Off Faster?

You’re considering attending college, but the open road is calling you. Perhaps you’ll get your CDL (Commercial Driving License), hit the road, and enjoy the truck driving life.


August 08, 2023

Vehicle Inspection: Brakes, Lighting, Cargo – Check

Inspections, inspections and more inspections. June through August is inspection season, punctuated by Operation Driver Week last July, initiated by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA).


August 01, 2023

Celebrating Purple Heart Day and our Veterans

August 7 is Purple Heart Day, which honors the brave men and women wounded on the battlefield or paid the ultimate sacrifice with their lives.


August 01, 2023

Prepare Now for CVSA Brake Safety Week

It’s that time again! CVSA Brake Safety Week will take place Aug 20-26.  
The focus of this year’s Brake Safety Week is on the condition of the brake lining and pads. Vehicles found to have brake-related out-of-service violations will be placed out of service and removed from our roadways until those violations are corrected. 


July 25, 2023

Staying Healthy on the Highway: Easy Meals and Snacks for a Trucker’s Next Long Haul

Fast and easy meal choices aren’t always the healthiest. See our easy meals and snacks tips, and truck stop alternatives.


July 18, 2023

America’s Scenic Highways: Driving Through Breathtaking Views

You know as well as I do that trucking isn’t just a job, it’s a lifestyle. Sometimes, we get the opportunity to travel on routes that aren’t just about getting us from A to B but allow us to really soak in the journey itself on America’s scenic highways.