CB Terminology for Newbies

Citizens band (CB) radio is a short-wave radio service that is often used by long-haul truck drivers to communicate with each other. While many people associate CB radio with its short-lived popularity in the 1970s, it’s still a useful tool for truckers who want to alert each other to accidents, road construction, and other common … Continue reading “CB Terminology for Newbies”

Your Pre-and Post-Trip Inspection Checklist

Safety is the top priority in the trucking industry. When you become a professional driver, you’ll be expected to adhere to established regulations and standards, including the pre-and post-trip inspections. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has established the criteria for these inspections. Your Pre-and Post-Trip Inspection Checklist After you’ve been driving a big … Continue reading “Your Pre-and Post-Trip Inspection Checklist”

FAQs and Answers About the HAZMAT Endorsement

Some commercial truck drivers qualify for additional endorsements on their CDL to become eligible for additional career opportunities. One of those endorsements is the Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) endorsement. It’s a federal and state requirement for any commercial driver who wishes to transport hazardous materials, including gases, explosives, and flammable and combustible liquids. Could I be … Continue reading “FAQs and Answers About the HAZMAT Endorsement”

Unique Lodging Experiences You’ll Find Across the Nation

One of the things that makes America so interesting is the sheer number of diverse cultures that can be found throughout the whole country. The Blackhawk Hotel, Jules’ Undersea Lodge, and Hotel Deco XV are three completely different types of lodging options that offer an unforgettable time to their guests. Continue reading to learn more … Continue reading “Unique Lodging Experiences You’ll Find Across the Nation”