Archive for the ‘It’s a Trucking Life’ Category

Even the NFL is trucking

Posted on: April 16th, 2014 by Caitlin White No Comments

All across North America, the trucking industry remains economically strong and continues to attract new driver candidates. Coming from a broad spectrum of backgrounds, these […]

A Truck Driver’s Idea on Design

Posted on: April 9th, 2014 by beccaallison No Comments

I have lived in a lot of different trucks. Sometimes I have wondered, “What could they have been thinking?” about the designers of the interior […]

Really? Modified trucks for female drivers

Posted on: April 3rd, 2014 by beccaallison No Comments

In an effort to improve working conditions for female truck drivers and enhance their safety through ergonomic truck cab designs, Ryder is partnering with Women […]

Lottery winners always seem to drive trucks

Posted on: March 27th, 2014 by Holley Young No Comments

It’s happened again. Another trucker has won the lottery. Seriously, why does it seem like they are always winning? It’s not fair. Yet again, Tony […]

SWIFT enables Canadian women

Posted on: February 19th, 2014 by Alice Deters No Comments

It is no secret that trucking is a male-dominated industry. In the United States, there are over 3 million truck drivers, women accounting for only […]

Truck drivers teach writer a few lessons

Posted on: January 22nd, 2014 by Josh Grammer No Comments

Writing has always been a big part of my life. I have learned over the years that good writing requires good research. If I do […]

Healthy habits start with your food

Posted on: January 15th, 2014 by beccaallison No Comments

We drivers are now required to take a mandatory 30 minute meal break sometime between five and eight hours of driving. Sometimes this is difficult […]

New Stops Along the Way

Posted on: January 8th, 2014 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

Love’s opens 3 new stops With its opening of three new centers last month, Love’s has now expanded its chain of travel stops to 312 […]

Christmas in the Truck

Posted on: December 16th, 2013 by beccaallison No Comments

When the truck is your home for the holidays One of the challenges of driving a truck is dealing with being out on the road […]

It’s a Trucking Life | Looking Professional

Posted on: November 25th, 2013 by beccaallison 2 Comments

What does a trucker look like? That depends on who you ask, and the truckers they have seen. I see them every day, as I […]