Posts Tagged ‘trucker’

March 27, 2017 @ 9:32 am | Category:Drivers, Tips, Trucks | Tags: ,
facts-every-trucker-should-know

Remember to consider the weight of diesel fuel when scaling a truck! More than once, I’ve noticed a new driver scale his rig after loading, finding his gross weight is under the legal gross allowable, then happily head off down the road. He then loads up on product, only to be be ticketed for being […]

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May 31, 2016 @ 3:35 pm | Category:Accident, Drivers, News, Tips, Trucks | Tags: ,
refinishing-wheels-trucks

Dealing with corrosion has become a bigger part of truck maintenance since road departments began using highly aggressive de-icing salts, primarily calcium chloride and magnesium chloride, which are especially hard on ferrous metals.

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May 31, 2016 @ 3:31 pm | Category:Drivers, News, Tips, Trucks | Tags: ,
coil-hauler-trailer

GREAT BEND, Kan. — Doonan Specialized Trailer, a manufacturer of platform trailers, including custom flatbeds, drop-decks, oilfield trailers, extendibles, RGN low-beds and double drops, have designed and constructed a new specialty coil hauler trailer.

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January 26, 2016 @ 4:29 pm | Category:Accident, Drivers, News, Tips, Trucks | Tags: , ,
Higher-Trucking-Insurance

Consider the fact that large freight truck insurance usually covers drivers for about $750,000 as a minimum, and that this minimum requirement for liability coverage hasn’t changed at all in the past thirty years. Some states even have a lower minimum requirement for commercial vehicles like this. The rate that covers an individual could be […]

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September 8, 2015 @ 4:04 pm | Category:Drivers, News, Trucks | Tags: , , ,
Trucker Industry

While the U.S. economy struggled in August, it still saw another consecutive growth in jobs. The U.S. economy generated a lower-than-expected 173,000 new jobs in August, the government reported Friday.

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August 27, 2015 @ 5:11 pm | Category:Accident, News, Tips | Tags: ,
Do You Need Highest Trucker Insurence

Consider the fact that large freight truck insurance usually covers drivers for about $750,000 as a minimum, and that this minimum requirement for liability coverage hasn’t changed at all in the past thirty years. Some states even have a lower minimum requirement for commercial vehicles like this. The rate that covers an individual could be […]

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