Category: Trucks

In the course of his work, Mike Simons encountered a truck trailer that needed crank handle repair. We’re talking about a handle…

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Report a CMV GPS Low Clearance To learn if any professional truck driver has encountered a CMV GPS Low Clearance…

Continue Reading CMV GPS Low Clearance Report Form; Low Clearance Awareness Day

Reasons why truckers may feel they want to abandon a truck include emotional stress, not getting home when promised, continual…

Continue Reading Abandon a Truck? Abandon Your Future in Trucking!

Failure to maintain a safe following distance behind the vehicle in front of you can lead to either a “near…

Continue Reading Maintain a Safe Following Distance Behind Other Vehicles, Trucker

Does the fifth wheel — which has been defined as “the coupling table of an articulated vehicle” — on your tractor need…

Continue Reading Moving the Fifth Wheel on Your 18-Wheel Tractor Trailer

It was the chili’s fault. Really. So claimed the professional driver who choked while eating it while he was rolling down the…

Continue Reading On Fault, Personal Responsibility and Blame Among Truckers

Are you a driver without climate control alternatives parked in an anti idling (or no idling) zone? How do you…

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Every trucker using truck tarps with holes to cover flatbed loads of moisture sensitive freight needs to understand that there…

Continue Reading Truck Tarps with Holes, Moisture Sensitive Freight and Costs to Consider

On April 11, 2018, Vicki Simons had an idea for a no snow roof, no snow trailer roof, no ice roof, or…

Continue Reading No Snow Roof – A Solution for Eliminating Snow and Ice on Trailer Roofs

To prevent trailer movement, either a king pin lock or gladhand lock is most often used by trucking companies and…

Continue Reading King Pin Lock Use and Installation to Prevent Trailer Theft