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The DOT Physical for Truck Drivers: What It Is and How to Pass All interstate and many intrastate truck drivers are required to pass medical exams earn and maintain their commercial drivers licenses (CDLs). But truck driving physicals involve much more than a simple checkup at a doctor’s office. In fact, “physical” is a bit […]

How to Beat Being a Lonely Truck Driver on the Road How to Beat Being Lonely on the Road There’s a lot to like about the trucking industry—the money, not being stuck behind a desk, working on your own, and the opportunity to become an owner-operator, to name a few benefits. But like all jobs, […]

Drug Testing at Trucking Companies: What You Need to Know Drug Testing at Trucking Companies: What You Need to Know Going for a drug test is a nerve-wracking experience, regardless of how confident you are about passing it. Whether you are a new truck driver getting ready for your pre-employment drug screen or an experienced […]

Do They Make Special GPS for Truck Drivers? GPS for Truck Drivers Whether you drive the same route every day or you take on new trips every time you drive, you can’t ignore the benefits of a solid GPS system. Reading maps can be tricky and even dangerous if you try to read while driving. […]

How Can I Study for My CDL Test? How can I study for my CDL? Before you can start your career as a commercial truck driver, you have to go through the commercial drivers licensing process layout by your state. This includes at least two exams: a written exam and a skills exam. If you […]

Can I Get My CDL with a DUI? How does getting a DUI affect my CDL? Getting a ticket for driving under the influence is a serious violation, both for personal and commercial drivers. However, it may have even more serious consequences if you have a commercial driver’s license. This is even true if you […]

Can I Become a Truck Driver with a Felony Can I become a trucker if I have a prior police record or traffic tickets? Truck driving is a field that can create opportunities for a wide variety of people. However, if your criminal history or driving history isn’t exactly spotless, you may wonder if you […]

Truck Driving with Accidents What happens if I have an accident while driving a truck? Car accidents are one of the scariest experiences you can go through, but it’s even worse if you do it in a work vehicle when you drive for a living. If you have recently had a vehicle accident while on […]

Trucking School Reimbursement

AT Staff - 06/24/2015

Trucking School Reimbursement How can I find information about tuition reimbursement for trucking school? Figuring out how you’re going to pay for your education may be one of the most daunting steps of getting ready for a new career, no matter which type of training you plan on completing. Luckily, trucking is a growing and […]