5 Good Reads for Rookie Drivers

Learning as much as you can, as fast as you can in the trucking industry can make or break your career. Being a Rookie driver is difficult, you are still within your first couple of years over-the-road and just when you think you've seen it all . . . something new pops up. Check out [...]

By | September 21st, 2018|Trucker to Trucker|0 Comments

Your Truck at Work

We are looking for spring and summer images of life on the road to use on our blog, share with our fleet, and our Facebook friends. From the interesting rest areas to the scenic views, the fuel pumps to the loading docks – there are photo opportunities all around us and we want you to [...]

By | May 14th, 2018|Trucker to Trucker|0 Comments

Having too Much Confidence May Be Your Downfall

Confidence is an essential quality for truck drivers to possess. Could you imagine carrying down the road for years on the shaky knees you had when you were a rookie? No, probably not. Finding your confidence on the road as a truck driver is discovering your ability to succeed in this industry, to drive safely [...]

By | March 28th, 2018|Trucker to Trucker, Winnipeg Truck Driving|0 Comments

Anti-Idling and Trucking

Anti-idling regulations are just one small part of the overall big picture to reduce emission. In the past 20 years, anti-idling regulations have become mainstream and, for the most part, well known and adopted. It doesn’t matter if you are an avid environmentalist, a general supporter, or a down-right naysayer to global warming, anti-idling regulations [...]

By | January 31st, 2018|Trucker to Trucker|0 Comments

Get Your Truck Winter Ready

It’s time to prepare your truck for another harsh winter season. With temperatures that range from bitterly cold – freeze your nads off in under 30 seconds to the above-zero slush, over the next five months, your truck is going to drive through some pretty intense weather. Before the really cold weather sets in taking [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|How To and Tips, Trucker to Trucker|0 Comments

Driver Turnover: Is the grass really greener?

It is no secret that the trucking industry faces a high driver turnover rate. In 2015, turnover at large fleets averaged 93% for the entire year. It is so common that quitting a job is something drivers just do; sometimes at the drop of a hat. While other drivers take pride in working with the [...]

By | July 22nd, 2016|Trucker to Trucker, Winnipeg Truck Driving|Comments Off on Driver Turnover: Is the grass really greener?

Bet You Didn't Know These People Used To Drive Truck

People in the trucking industry have diverse backgrounds. We see drivers switch to trucking from a variety of other professions. We've met drivers who are former lawyers, accountants, programmers, and from various other areas. Individual circumstances had drawn them towards trucking. We also see professional truck drivers move from their driving careers to do other [...]

By | August 28th, 2015|Trucker to Trucker, Winnipeg Truck Driving|Comments Off on Bet You Didn't Know These People Used To Drive Truck

Deal with Aggressive Drivers & Road Rage Like a Professional

At Len Dubois Trucking safety is our number one priority. We are a Winnipeg trucking company who operates through Canada most parts of the United States. Our drivers are experienced professionals who are expected to operate safely. Safety is a team effort! Dangerous Drivers As long haul truck drivers we drive a lot of miles [...]

By | August 26th, 2015|How To and Tips, Trucker to Trucker, Winnipeg Truck Driving|Comments Off on Deal with Aggressive Drivers & Road Rage Like a Professional

Entertainment on the Road – Podcasts

Submitted by Jeremy Derricks Trucking involves long hours of driving. It gets boring on the open road. It's obvious drivers will play some sort of audio for entertainment to occupy the time. Radio is the most readily available source of entertainment and news. It's a must for local traffic and weather reports. The success of [...]

By | July 8th, 2015|Trucker to Trucker, Winnipeg Owner Operators, Winnipeg Truck Driving|Comments Off on Entertainment on the Road – Podcasts

Working for a Good Trucking Company is up to You

Submitted by Jeremy Derricks Working for a good trucking company and working for a bad one has something in common - it's on you, the driver. This is your career and you need to take control of it. Part of it is having a good outlook and working well with others to do your job. Another [...]

By | October 10th, 2014|Trucker to Trucker|0 Comments
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