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Rugged Sure Trac Trailers Serve Virtually Every Need

Sure-Trac is a name synonymous with quality trailers of many kinds, including enclosed, hydraulic dump, landscape, implement, car hauler and deckover models. Trailers are fabricated in a state-of-the-art facility. Today, ...

International and VW Announce Joint Projects at NACV Show

When Volkswagen bought a 16 percent stake in Navistar one year ago, the companies announced plans to collaborate on future initiatives. On September 26, Navistar and Volkswagen Truck & Bus announced specific joint ...

Why Hydration Matters While Driving

Cautionary tales about dehydration are usually reserved for active industries: the news will be filled with stories about dangerous construction jobs in the South or athletes who practiced too long without water. But ...

Urban Driving Courses Now Offered Online

When most people think of semi-trucks in motion, they probably imagine a tractor-trailer barreling down a busy freeway. Although semi trucks are a common sight on America's freeways, we shouldn't forget that urban driving is ...

Where to Start Your Search for Heavy Truck Technician Training

The United States is facing a heavy truck technician shortage. Even though the need for certified technicians is growing, most younger people in the job market are looking in other areas, and that means potential technicians ...

Why Sleep Apnea Is Still a Risk Even Without Screening

The Trump administration withdrew a proposed requirement for sleep apnea testing earlier last month. The potential screening, which was proposed by the previous administration due to an increased number of incidents in which ...

What Are the Types of CVSA Inspection Types You Might Encounter?

There is an increased focus on commercial trucking safety across the country, and it's taking the form of more inspections and more conversations about increasing regulations. While you may be familiar with routine inspections ...

What to Know About Your Truck and Your Route

Weather can change any road into a dangerous route, and one of the most unpredictable dangers is a wind storm. Powerful wind can crop up unexpectedly due to anything from sudden shifts in weather, changes in latitude, or even ...

ADAS-Tech Savvy Drivers Wanted

The Rise of ADAS The rise of new high tech ADAS, (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems), is changing the demographic requirements for career candidates in the trucking industry. Not to be confused with autonomous or driver-less ...

Ways to Stay Fit While on the Road

Long hours spent sitting, coupled with too many unhealthy meal choices leaves many truckers packing on the pounds. Just because eating right and exercising is more difficult while on the road does not mean it isn’t possible ...
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