Author: Randy

Truckers Win the First Battle of the Human-Robot War for Driving Jobs

 

A dais stuffed with well-fed lawmakers sure doesn’t look like a battlefield, but make no mistake: The long-awaited war between self-driving vehicles and the humans they would replace has begun. And the humans just won the first skirmish.  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!

What truck drivers can do to help prevent accidents

 

Equipping large trucks with advanced safety technologies has the potential to prevent up to 63,000 truck related crashes each year, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.  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!

6 Moments That Changed Trucking Forever

 

Right now, we are facing what may be one of the most tumultuous times in the trucking industry. Regulations that are supposed to save lives somehow make it harder to do your job safely and legally. The nation’s bridges and highways are in bad shape. The public’s perception of the hardworking truck drivers who sacrifice to make sure that America has what it needs seems to slip lower and lower.

Today as we’re looking toward the future, we’d like to take a moment to look back as well. Trucking was never quite the same after these 6 moments.

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 – Winter Hazards Coming Soon

Nearly one-quarter of all the vehicle crashes each year in the United States are related to adverse weather conditions, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. On average, nearly 6,000 people are killed annually and more than 445,000 are injured in these crashes, which number more than 1.2 million.  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, Salaries Up

In addition to tricks and treats, October brought an increase of 3,000 trucking jobs, according to JOC.com. The gain was made even more significant by a revision to the September jobs report from a loss of 3,600 jobs to a gain of 1,800 jobs. 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 – Automated Cars Could Threaten Jobs of Professional Truck Drivers

Automated trucks can be programmed to go from one warehouse to another, plying express lanes reserved for trucks that let them avoid interacting with human drivers.  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!

5 Ways to Show Respect to a Truck Driver

Survey identifies 5 ways that carriers, brokers, and shippers can show respect to drivers for all 52 weeks in the year.  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!

Truck Drivers – Park My Truck App

Trucking and travel plaza leaders have launched a new highway safety initiative to help professional drivers find available truck parking.  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!

Truckers – Preparing for Brake Safety Week 2016

“The road to safer vehicles may begin with new technologies and improved braking components, but it also requires supporting them through proper maintenance and ongoing, proactive training and technical knowledge,” noted Fred Andersky, Bendix’s director of government and industry affairs.  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 Adds 3,400 Jobs in August, Department of Labor Reports

For-hire trucking added 3,400 jobs in August, and the unemployment rate held steady at 4.9%, the Labor Department reported Sept. 2.  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!