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    Driver Amenities: Where to Eat, Clean & Rest When Driving in the Time of COVID-19

Driver Amenities: Where to Eat, Clean & Rest When Driving in the Time of COVID-19

There have been several news reports in the last week on the
topic of driver amenities, more specifically, the lack of driver amenities available
during the COVID-19 pandemic. Small amenities that made driving for hours at […]

By |April 2nd, 2020|Truck Drivers|0 Comments

The Pros and Cons of Paid CDL Training for Drivers

The US driver shortage is a hot topic, with experts citing
that the shortage will double in the next 10 years as more drivers retire. The
American Trucking Association predicts that 160,000 driver positions will be
unfilled. […]

By |March 5th, 2020|Truck Drivers|0 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving!!!! And a Gift Guide for Drivers

Happy
Thanksgiving from everyone here at UWT!

Along with getting all the
Thanksgiving food to the retail stores, truckers transport all those Black
Friday deals across the nation. Without them, there would be no Black Friday! Not […]

By |November 28th, 2019|Truck Drivers|0 Comments

Time Management Tips for Truckers

Perishable transportation is
perhaps one of the most time sensitive industry segments that truckers can
operate in. A day late might mean spoiled product. We all know that time and
time management is key for truckers in […]

By |November 7th, 2019|Truck Drivers|0 Comments
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    6 Ways to Celebrate This Year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

6 Ways to Celebrate This Year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW) is this
September 8-14th! Across the nation, many take time to honor the
drivers who do one of the most demanding jobs out there. In fact, it’s more
than a job, […]

By |September 5th, 2019|Truck Drivers|0 Comments

The Impact of Modern Safety Systems on the Trucking Industry

Safety,
for truckers, whether you’re owner-operated or, a company driver is of
paramount importance.

Undoubtedly,
the trucking industry has experienced an abundance of changes. The truckers,
who have been around for twenty, even ten years will understand what we […]

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    10 Things You Didn’t Know About Freight Brokers (Until Now)

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Freight Brokers (Until Now)

Freight Brokers, in case you didn’t know, are tasked with matching suppliers and couriers together, ensuring that goods get
from point A to point B in a fast, efficient, and cost-effective manner for all the […]

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    11 Things You Need to Pack for the Road (The List of Essential Supplies for Truckers)

11 Things You Need to Pack for the Road (The List of Essential Supplies for Truckers)

If you’re going off for a long-haul trucking journey, you probably know that there’s a bunch of things you need to take with
you, especially if you plan on being away from home for a […]

By |January 24th, 2019|Truck Drivers|0 Comments
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    Does It Pay to Be a Trucker in 2019? Let’s Look at The Numbers…

Does It Pay to Be a Trucker in 2019? Let’s Look at The Numbers…

Although there has been a recent push to encourage younger people to become interested in truck driving as a career, you tend to hear very little about the salaries and rates which are supposed […]

By |January 17th, 2019|Truck Drivers|0 Comments

Fuel Buying Strategies for Truckers and Transport Companies

Fuel continues to rise in price, making it difficult for trucking companies to retain their profit margins without being forced to charge more for their transportation services. As a result, many truckers have begun […]

By |January 10th, 2019|Truck Drivers|0 Comments