Blogs

Alert! Le Pew’s on the toilet!

Wendy Parker tells her craziest road story: "When I step into any bathroom outside of my own home, I slip into some crazy space-time continuum that contains everything weird."

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Load tracking tools, for the right price

Detailing the new "Where you @?" app from the makers at Otter, likewise the Trucker Tools app's relatively new "Load Track" functionality.

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DNA proliferation prevention: My ‘bag of hair’

"I got all my toiletries in order, cleaned my hairbrush out, and stored the hairball in my bag of hair. Yes, I said 'bag of hair.' The lengths to which Wendy will go to avoid false-positive DNA results.

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The horror! Tell your craziest trucking story

A thread on Reddit yielded numerous wild road tales -- what's the craziest thing you've seen in your time on the road?

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What not to do on Valentine’s Day!

Don't listen to your sweetheart when she says she doesn't want anything for Valentine's Day.

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I finally found my boots

Wendy: "My next pair need to be red, with flames on the side..."

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PHOTOS: Meritor trailer axle plant

A photo gallery and more, providing a window into the Frankfort, Ky., manufacturing facility where Meritor's 10 millionth trailer axle was recently produced.

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How trucking is becoming the most attractive job in the country

Trucking offers job security and upward trending pay, which is more than can be said at many other fields in the current economy.

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No-nos — pantless in L.A.

Wendy crosses "wear no pants while driving through L.A." off her bucket list.

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Slight progress on crash accountability – and some maddening examples

An eight-person majority on the subcommittee ultimately showed preference for what they called the fault standard over DOT preventability regarding crash accountability.

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