What’s OTR trucking?
Jul16

What’s OTR trucking?

Over the road (OTR) trucking  normally entails staying out at a time on the road for at least three weeks. If you’ve got a family, and you’d like to keep that family….stay away from this choice. It is a family killer. If you are single, do not have any kids, and like the thought of traveling the state and really living a nomadic lifestyle…this is for you. Over the road is considerably more than merely a...

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Things To Consider When Finding A Trucking Insurance Company
Jul16

Things To Consider When Finding A Trucking Insurance Company

Whether you are an entrepreneur with one truck or a whole lot of them, you need commercial truck insurance tailored to your risks and your business. No two businesses are alike in terms of their specific risks, vehicles and the amount and type of coverage needed. If you’re an owner-operator you already know the routine, because it occurs every year; you take a seat with an agent, choose a firm to insure your truck, settle on a policy...

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Interstate Trucking vs Intrastate Trucking vs Intermodal Trucking
Jul16

Interstate Trucking vs Intrastate Trucking vs Intermodal Trucking

Commercial truck driving operations in America fall into one of two types: intrastate or interstate. Interstate trucking refers to a trucking business that runs in more than one state; the truck driver  crosses the state borders with his interstate truck while carrying commercial freight. Intrastate means the operation occurs within the borders of a single state. The primary difference between the two is by which agencies and how...

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What are the best truck driving jobs?
Jul16

What are the best truck driving jobs?

There are many good truck driving jobs out there, as many positions go unfilled each year because of a continuous shortage of truckers. This is an industry where there is an extreme focus on safety. After all, when a firm hands you the keys to an 80,000 lb. vehicle, full of precious merchandise or commodities, they want to be assured that it will get where it’s going. In addition they want to be assured the truck, with their...

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Heavy Haul Trucking
Jul16

Heavy Haul Trucking

Heavy haul trucking is the hauling of heavy or oversize cargo. Normally, sending heavy gear will demand specialized trailers that can haul over overweight or dimensional loads. Heavy equipment hauling requires an expert to determine the right trailer for the occupation. Boom Trucks: Transferring cars from a channel or out of a hole, occasionally, cannot be done by simply hauling. That issue is solved by boom trucks, as their implement...

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