Month: August 2015

Trucking – The Smart Road to Younger Truck Drivers

You’re 18 years old and just graduated from high school. You can serve in the nation’s armed forces. You can marry your high school sweetheart and become a parent.  If you commit a crime, you’ll be tried as an adult.  But you can’t legally deliver a load hauled by a commercial truck across a state line.  Read more about a recent highway bill addressing this issue here.

Do you have a CDL license?  Are you a trucker looking for a driving job?  We have hundreds of companies looking for professional drivers to fill their driving job vacancies.  Visit our site and fill out our online truck driver resume and let these companies contact you.  It’s free!

Truck Drivers and CB Radios – Then and Now

Forty years ago, the nation was crazy for CB radio, an until-then niche tool used largely by truckers.  The craze died down over the years, but CBs never went away.  Any long-haul trucker knows there are big parts of the country with poor cell phone reception, particularly out West. A CB also is the fastest way to notify other drivers of traffic conditions, road hazards and bad weather.  Read more here.

Do you have a CDL license?  Are you a trucker looking for a driving job?  We have hundreds of companies looking for professional drivers to fill their driving job vacancies.  Visit our site and fill out our online truck driver resume and let these companies contact you.  It’s free!

Trucking Jobs and Transportation Wages Up

In July, for the sixth consecutive month, the transportation industry added jobs. Employees also enjoyed a small increase in wages last month, according to the Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. – Read more here.

Do you have a CDL license?  Are you a trucker looking for a driving job?  We have hundreds of companies looking for professional drivers to fill their driving job vacancies.  Visit our site and fill out our online truck driver resume and let these companies contact you.  It’s free!

Teenage big rig drivers? That could soon be a reality: Here’s how

Drivers as young as 18 would be allowed to drive tractor trailers across state lines under the terms of a highway bill that’s currently before the Senate. Is that safe?  Read more here.

Do you have a CDL license?  Are you a trucker looking for a driving job?  We have hundreds of companies looking for professional drivers to fill their driving job vacancies.  Visit our site and fill out our online truck driver resume and let these companies contact you.  It’s free!