Entries by Alyssa Smith

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Winter Trucking Tips

During the winter months, drivers must always be prepared for a variety of inclement weather. From icy roads to freezing temperatures, one way you can always stay prepared is by winterizing your rig!  This winter, the Farmer’s Almanac is calling for a cold and snowy winter, with freezing temperatures ranging from the Great Lakes and […]

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Tips on Onboarding New Truckers

Fleet management and new trucker onboarding is a trucking industry basic that has needed to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although many hiring processes have had to change, it’s still important that fleet managers are making their new employees feel welcomed during onboarding.  As we begin this new year, here are some onboarding tips […]

The importance of dispatchers in our industry

Knowledgeable, trusted and reliable dispatchers in the trucking industry can make the difference between load delivered, pick-up times, communication and so many other essential factors in the industry. As professional qualified drivers understand, a large majority of communication while on the road is between a dispatcher and said driver.  A lack of communication, misunderstanding and […]