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Smoking

We found truck drivers were twice as likely to smoke compared to other US workers. We also found smoking was three times higher among the female drivers compared to other women in the US workforce[1]. Smoking may be higher among truckers because it may help combat...

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14 TRUCK DRIVER MISCONCEPTIONS

The Real Truth About Truckers Being a truck driver isn’t exactly easy. And it’s even harder when the rumor mill is running and people actually believe the myths about this profession. The truth is, truckers work hard every day! So we are here to address and correct...

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Trucking Safety Facts

Since 1980 when the trucking industry was economically deregulated, the number of fatal truck crashes and the rate have both declined dramatically.

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New EPA rule would crack down on truck emissions

The Trump administration announced Monday the development of a proposal to tighten pollution control standards on trucks, per an EPA press release. This is in sharp contrast to other Trump administration environmental policies, which have aimed to roll back previous...

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5 Benefits of Taking Multivitamins Daily

What are multivitamins? Your body needs vitamins and nutrients to function properly. For that, you need to eat a balanced diet. Unfortunately, not everyone gets to eat the right food everyday. That’s where multivitamins come in. Multivitamins are a combination of...

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Truckers are everyday Santas!

Every year, we marvel at Santa Claus’ extraordinary feat of delivering toys to boys and girls all over the world. While it’s impossible for any mortal to match what Santa accomplishes in a single night, he does have down-to-earth counterparts in freight terminals and...

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DOT Acronyms

AOBRD Automatic On-Board Recording Device BA          Blood Alcohol BASICs  Behavior Analysis and Safety Improvement CDL        Commercial Driver’s License CFR        Code of Federal Regulations CLP         Commercial Learner’s Permit CMV      Commercial Motor Vehicle...

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