Construction Zone Safety

Construction season is upon us again so it seems appropriate to review some safety tips that can make it easier to navigate these hazardous areas. Professional drivers can expect to operate in construction zones, often more than once in a driving shift, and must be at...

Healthy Habits Truck Drivers Need to Pickup

As a truck driver, it can sometimes be difficult to keep up with your health. Establishing healthy habits while on (and off) the road can set you up for a happier, longer life. Being constantly on the move can put pressure on your body and mind. Because of this, it is...

Top five health concerns for women truckers

According to Dr. John McElligott, co-founder of St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund and volunteer medical advisor to the fund, the biggest problem in trucking is health. “Women in trucking and women in business is a big deal these days – without women, we would not...

How to improve safety from the outside in

We’ve all seen it: the highway trooper and the trucker at the side of the road. Popular media depicts the encounter as one between adversaries. Passing passenger car drivers assume the truck driver was certainly at fault for something. The truck driver wants to meet...