Trucking Articles

Best Trucking Rants You Need to Hear Look, we obviously love the trucking industry as much as anyone, and more than most. That’s why we also know that the trucking industry has its shares of ups and downs, just like any occupation or industry. If you work in trucking, then you probably know there are many trucking video personalities that sit behind the wheel and keep our industry... more
The Story of PAM Transport The story of PAM Transport is one that demonstrates the importance of making wise business decisions, waiting for the right place and the right time, and persevering. Paul Allen Maestri, the founder of this thriving company, chose the right time to start a trucking company. This decision has yielded huge benefits for decades. Learn more about PAM... more
The Story of Carl Moyes Every trucking company owner hopes that their company will go on to become the next international transportation chain that brings in tens of millions of dollars every year, but only a few trucking companies reach that level of success. What sets them apart? What makes these entrepreneurs so wildly successful? To answer that, keep reading to learn the story... more
Dangerous Trucking Hauls You think life on the road is just daydreaming out the window with your radio turned up and the breeze in your hair? Yeah, maybe that’s how it feels sometimes. And those are the best days. But anyone who has experience in the industry knows that every day can be filled with the unexpected. That’s why we compiled these 10 dangerous trucking hauls stories,... more
Top 10 Healthy Truck Stop Foods to Become a Healthy Trucker Eating healthy while on the road is a challenge if you don’t plan ahead. Once you get into the habit of planning ahead for trips, you can bring snack foods with you to avoid overdoing it on fast food and candy and become a healthy trucker. Even if you have to rely on gas stations and truck stops for your food, there are... more
Alltrucking's Semi Truck Seats Review As a truck driver, you can legally drive up to 11 hours in a 14-hour period after getting at least 10 hours of rest. That is a lot of time spent sitting, so you may as well be comfortable when you’re in the driver’s seat. If you own your truck, you can make upgrades and alterations to it as you wish, as long as your truck remains legal for... more
Best Fitness Options for Truckers - The Top Exercises for Truck Drivers Trucking careers offer lots of benefits, but one downside of this industry is how difficult it is to stay healthy. Sitting up to 11 hours per day is hard on your body and your overall health, especially combined with sleep deprivation, truck stop food, and minimal physical activity. You don’t need a gym at... more
10 Truck Driving Apps That You Need Sure, you could work as a truck driver without a smartphone, but why would you want to? An Android smartphone or iPhone can help you drive more safely, make better use of your road time, improve your health, and keep you in contact with loved ones. As the trucking industry embraces new technology some eye popping statistics show if you aren’t... more
Top 30 Questions for Truckers to Ask in Interviews There is one huge interview mistake that most truck drivers make at some point in their careers. You may have done the same. If you go into an interview anxious about whether or not you can prove that you are right for the company, you are missing a huge factor in choosing a job: if a particular company is right for you. It's... more
Top 5 Pet Friendly Trucking Companies Being an over-the-road truck driver can be lonely, especially if you take routes that require you to be away from home for weeks at a time. This type of schedule can also make it difficult to have pets, since few people have friends or family willing to pet sit almost every day. Luckily, more trucking companies are starting to let their... more