Con-way Truckload talks changes in trucking
And for females looking to join Klang on the road, she says it’s a good working environment, adding many of her customers are surprised to see a woman hauling their heavy loads.
“You take it all with a grain of salt,” she says. “They’re not being mean, they just don’t understand. They’re not used to seeing a lot of women (drivers).”
Jackson’s advice to women interested in entering the marketplace?
“Take care of yourself,” she says. “Exercise, try to eat right. (Con-way provides) a very comfortable truck. Set it up well so you can get your sleep properly. The tools are there to help you do it.”