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Commercial Tire Safety Tips

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is concerned about commercial tire safety and has previously issued alerts to the truck driving jobs industry to raise awareness regarding summer tire safety issues. The National Highway Traffic Safety...

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Facebook

Are you one of Facebook's 2.23 billion active users? If so, come "like" HDL's Facebook Page! CLICK HERE We post almost daily. You'll get a direct feed of the hottest trucking news, sick memes, cool truck pics, truck driving jobs and awesome photos of Wendy's desk when...

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New guy

Hello everyone, my name is Greg and I'm the new guy here at Highway Driver. I'm all about finding new tractor trailer drivers and better places to send them. In case you've been living under a rock; here's an FYI: we pay $1000 for any lead that turns into a new HDL...

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Operation Safe Driver Week

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced that Operation Safe Driver Week will take place from July 15-21. The Operation Safe Driver program was created to help reduce the number of accidents, injuries and deaths due to unsafe driving. Law...

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Roadcheck 2018

This year’s annual Roadcheck event will take place on June 5-7. Due to the newly required use of electronic logging devices, this year’s focus will be hours of service. Drivers using electronic logs will need to know what type of device they are using and how to get...

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Don’t be afraid when you hear the phrase “Temporary Driver”

Some of the most common responses we receive from drivers applying for truck driving jobs are: “I am looking for a trucking job with a real company.” “I need benefits.” “I don’t want to bounce around and be worried that I will not have work.” Yes, these are concerns...

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ELD Mandate – December 18, 2017

The ELD Mandate went into effect on December 18, 2017. The good news is that it probably won’t affect you while you work with HDL!  Most of our work is exempt and we try to keep it that way. Things you need to know: There will also be a “soft enforcement” (no fines!)...

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Operation Safe Driver Week 2017

Operation Safe Driver week has been scheduled for October 15th-21st this year. Law enforcement personnel will be issuing warnings and citations for unsafe commercial driving behaviors. Dangerous driving actions that will be targeted include speeding, distracted...

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National Truck Driver Appreciation Week 2017

This year National Truck Driver Appreciation Week will be observed September 10th-16th. There are 3.5 million professional truck drivers in America delivering our goods in a safe and timely manner. National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is when America takes the time...

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