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How to Recruit Truck Drivers During the Labor Shortage

The truck driver shortage has spread to the level of an epidemic in the United States as trucking companies are trying to find new ways to hire a new wave of drivers. Currently, about 51,000 drivers are still needed to fill empty driving roles, according to recent data. But with the trajectory of those statistics, … Continue reading “How to Recruit Truck Drivers During the Labor Shortage”

The Difference Between Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Accident Injury Insurance for Trucking Operations

Trucking companies across the country make it their mission to create safe and productive work environments for their employees on the road and in their warehouses. Even though trucking operations put their best foot forward to instill safety and accountability, there are still workplace injuries that occur, resulting in high loss of wages and reduced … Continue reading “The Difference Between Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Accident Injury Insurance for Trucking Operations”

The Best Practices of Efficient Trucking Operations

Running a trucking company comes with its challenges, that much is true. But trucking operations owners can invest in a series of best practices to make daily operations smoother and more efficient. From keeping vehicles and drivers safe to saving money and looking out for your bottom line, emphasizing a focus on efficiency in your … Continue reading “The Best Practices of Efficient Trucking Operations”

Breaking Down the Coverage You’ll Need for Your Trailer

One assumption in the trucking industry is that commercial truck insurance plans are one-size-fits-all, covering a laundry list of liabilities for trucking professionals. However, this just isn’t the case. Having trailer coverage added to a plan is a necessity for truckers who want to make sure they’re covered from end to end. But while coverage … Continue reading “Breaking Down the Coverage You’ll Need for Your Trailer”

Why Every Trucker Should Have Roadside Assistance Coverage

Roadside assistance is an add-on type of insurance that some commercial truck drivers may not consider when looking for coverage. Having regular insurance on hand is a must, but budgeting for something like roadside assistance may not be at the top of a driver’s list. However, it’s important that drivers all around know the benefits … Continue reading “Why Every Trucker Should Have Roadside Assistance Coverage”

Brake Safety Week: How to Make Sure Your Brakes are Maintained and Working

Braking systems are one of the most important components of any semi vehicle on the road. A matter of safety and security for not only the truck’s driver and the cargo they’re carrying, having a well-maintained brake system should keep everyone else on the road safe. Brake failure is a common cause for accidents and … Continue reading “Brake Safety Week: How to Make Sure Your Brakes are Maintained and Working”