The best advice I could give is to research as many carriers as you can and talk to drivers from those companies and when you decide on a carrier, stick with that one company instead ...
When you exercise you don’t just tone your abdominal core, you tone your spiritual core, too.
Listen to those who have the least to say, because sometimes people don't have you and your ways in mind.
Do all your pretrip inspections. Fix what is broken. Remember that other drivers are not professional drivers like you.
If you grease your truck on a regular basis, you are more likely to catch the smaller problems because you are touching and inspecting the truck as you go along.
Driver training — truck inspections, driving habits — is the single most important variable that can be tweaked to achieve the biggest positive difference in cutting fuel costs.
“Part of watching our expenses is watching what we are hauling. We can pull an empty shipping container, and it’s like pulling a parachute, but we can put a heavy object on the trailer, like ...
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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