Truck Driving Jobs Resources

TheTrucker.com provides comprehensive truck driving job resources for professional truck drivers
and individuals considering truck driving as a profession.

STAYING FIT ON THE ROAD

Staying Healthy on the Road, Part 4: Keep it clean with good personal hygiene

In the past three articles on TheTrucker.com, we talked about the first three steps to staying healthy on the road — quality sleep, proper...

Staying Healthy on the Road, Part 3: Exercise plays vital role in overall health

In previous posts on TheTrucker.com, we covered Parts 1 and 2 (getting good quality of sleep and ensuring proper nutrition) in a four-part series...

Healthy on the road, Part 2: Provide your body with quality ‘fuel’ for proper nutrition

In a previous post on TheTrucker.com, we began a four-part series about staying healthy while working as an over-the-road driver. In that column, we...

Quality sleep is the first of four key steps to staying healthy on the road

Driving a truck is a demanding, stressful job, and we all know it is more essential now than ever for drivers to be on...

Fittest Driver Contest: Push Up Challenge Video

ATLANTA — Espyr’s Fit to Pass, a customized coaching program designed to improve the health of professional drivers and help them meet the physical requirements...

Drivers should conduct pre-trip safety checks on fridges as they do trucks

One of the most basic things in trucking is the pre-trip walk-around. Drivers are trained intensely on pre-trip safety checks — to walk around...

Garlic can be a tool used to help with social distancing and boosting health

In these times, more than ever, we must protect our immune systems. With today’s new standard of social distancing, garlic is the answer. Garlic offers...

Stabilizer muscles can easily be compared to a truck’s stabilizer bars

First, I want to thank all the drivers who reached out to me to say how much they enjoyed the article titled “Truckers can...

TRUCK DRIVER RECRUITING MAGAZINES

Trucker’s Connection – August 2020 Digital Edition

Trucker's Connection August 2020 Digital Edition: Your one stop shop for trucking jobs.

Job Opportunities – July 2020 Digital Edition

Job Opportunities July 2020 Digital Edition: For owner-operators

TRUCKING INDUSTRY FAQs

TRUCK DRIVING FAQs

OTHER TRUCKING FAQs

TRUCK DRIVING JOB VIDEOS

VIDEOS

The Trucker News Channel — Special Convoy

In this episode we have a story about a couple truckers who got to haul a record-breaking load in Washington while an unexpected discovery...

The Trucker News Channel — Road Warriors

In this episode we have a story about a trucker abandoning a military tank along the interstate, Pilot Flying J's Road Warriors contest winners,...

The Trucker News Channel – SC Port Terminal

In this episode we cover: Beer logistics going green | Paper products exempt again | SC ports new terminal Tucker Russ: Hey, truckers, I'm Tucker. Anheuser-Busch's...

The Trucker News Channel — Wild Ride

In this episode we cover: Wild Ride in Florida | SuperRigs | Remembering Bill Mack Tucker Russ: Hey, truckers. I'm Tucker. A Florida man causes...

The Trucker News Channel — Stuck Truck

In this episode we cover: Stuck Truck in Massachusetts | Renewable diesel in California | CAT Scale Rig of the Week | Fittest Driver:...

The Trucker News Channel — Truck Stop Pop

In this episode we cover: Truck Stop Pop | Truck Stop Face Coverings | Self-driving is a Decade Away Tucker Russ: Hey, truckers, I'm Tucker. A...

The Trucker News Channel — Condiment Calamity

In this video we cover: Condiment Calamity | Troopers in Trucks | Passenger-seat Pets Tucker: Hey, truckers. I'm Tucker. A truck carrying condiments is hit by...

The Trucker News Channel — Roadside BBQ

In this episode, we cover: Roadside BBQ | Mack’s Nascar hauler wraps | Emergency landing Tucker: Hey, you truckers. I'm Tucker. A truck carrying raw...

The Trucker News Channel — Moving America Forward?

In this episode we cover: House passes infrastructure bill |Record marijuana bust at border |CAT Scale Rig of the Week | DOT examiner sentenced Tucker: Hey...

The Trucker News Channel — Massive truck explosion

In this episode we cover: Massive truck explosion | Trucker kills animal activist | Reality TV star indicted | Rig with fireworks explodes David Compton: Hi, I'm...

TRUCK DRIVING JOB NEWS

DOL proposal would help clarify difference between company drivers, owner-operators under Fair Labor Standards Act

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed a rule that would clarify the definition of “employee” under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)...

Sales of new, used Class 8 trucks climb in response to record freight rates; pre-pandemic numbers could indicate a return to normalcy

Class 8 trucks sold at pre-pandemic levels on the U.S. market in August, reaching the highest numbers of the year. Orders for trucks to...

Trucks moved $60.7 billion in transborder freight during July 2020, up 7.5% from June

WASHINGTON — Trucks moved the majority of transborder freight between the U.S. and other North American countries (Canada and Mexico) during July 2020, according...

FMCSA extends relief through Dec. 31 for drivers with expiring CDL, CLP, medical certification

WASHINGTON — In response to the continuing COVID-19 health crisis, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) on Sept....

Iowa-based Barr-Nunn Transportation introduces ‘Shift + Load Pay’ option for drivers

GRANGER, Iowa — Barr-Nunn Transportation has created two new solo regional fleets and one new team fleet, both offering a new pay option, “Shift...

Worst impacts of COVID-19 in ‘rearview mirror’ for commercial vehicle engine demand but regulations continue to affect industry, report says

COLUMBUS, Ind. — According to the North American Commercial Vehicle On-Highway Engine OUTLOOK, published by ACT Research and Rhein Associates in early September, economic...

Slowly rising freight rates, increases in shipments show continuing economic recovery during pandemic

The number of shipments available increased in July, pushing freight rates higher while diesel prices remained 20% lower than last year. Despite these positive...

ACT’s For-Hire Trucking Index for July highlights driver shortage

COLUMBUS, Ind. — The latest release of ACT Research’s For-Hire Trucking Index, which includes data for July, showed an across-the-board downtick in the diffusion indexes...

Tropical storms stir up spot market activity along Gulf Coast as shippers reposition freight

BEAVERTON, Ore. — Spot truckload freight activity jumped last week, Aug. 17-23, as shippers and logistics companies began to reposition freight ahead of two...

UrgentCare Travel, EROAD work to provide convenient health services for OTR drivers

MIAMI and TUALATIN, Ore. — Thanks to a partnership between UrgentCare Travel (UCT) and EROAD that offers medical services to EROAD customers, more drivers now have...

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The Trucker Media Group recognizes the important role that professional truck drivers play in keeping our economy working and our world moving. And we understand the dedication and commitment needed by professional truck drivers to make this significant contribution to the nation’s economy. Therefore, it is important that truck drivers have access to the best jobs and job resources available.

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