Trucking is stressful. We’re under constant time pressure from shippers and receivers. We have ticking HOS clocks. There are variables such as traffic and weather which affect how efficient we are and how we manage our day.
The CVSA has set their annual International Roadcheck for June 4-6. Jurisdictions throughout North America will conduct on motor carrier vehicles and drivers. This year's focus will be on steering and suspension.
With the introduction of ELD’s last year, the industry is changing, and so are we! With our new 90% single load policy, driving with Len Dubois Trucking has never been better. Our owner operators and company drivers have been earning higher than the industry average for years, but with a new policy on freight, and [...]
We pride ourselves on the close working relationships we have with our driving team and our commitment to providing a healthy work/home balance.
The advancement of smartphones is one of the best things that has happened to trucking! There’s now so much information at our fingertips it’s hard to imagine we did our jobs without them
Trucking is fast paced and if you blink you will miss something. We keep an eye on industry news and these are the things we thought were important and you should know.
Trucking is never boring and there are always important things in the news. Here are a few items that caught our attention in the past little while.
In this example, the failure at the end of the trip is a direct result of the very beginning of the trip. He needed an earlier start. An hour to hour and a half late start in Winnipeg two days earlier affected the last mile 2000 miles away.
Summer holidays are just around the corner! For those of us with kids, this often means summer road trips and vacations, and for drivers with kids - ride alongs!
We have written a lot about trucking over the years; focusing on safety and helping drivers develop and hone their skills so that they can have a successful career. Whether you are a rookie driver, just starting out over the road, or have been driving for years, there is always something to learn or brush [...]