3 Fun Things Truck Drivers Can Do on the Road During Downtime

3 Fun Things Truck Drivers Can Do on the Road During Downtime If you’re a truck driver hitting the road, you’ll often spend long hours behind the wheel, covering thousands of miles and delivering goods to various destinations. But when you’re not driving, how do you spend your downtime? Here are some fun things to […]

An Invasive Hitchhiker & Threat

An Invasive Threat to Canadian Agricultural Crops How it Involves Trucking Ever heard of the spotted lantern fly? Certain areas of the United States are very familiar with it. It is a pest that is native to Asia, namely China and Vietnam. In those countries the spotted lantern fly has natural predators that keep the […]

California Tackles the Messy Middle

California Tackles the Messy Middle California’s Quest for Clean Air For decades the state of California has been plagued by smog, wildfire smoke and exhaust from vehicles, including heavy trucks. For instance, if you’ve ever hauled through Los Angeles in the daytime, you’ve encountered gridlock and thousands of idling trucks and cars going nowhere. And […]

The Spot Market Can Make or Break You

The Spot Market Can Make or Break You What is a Spot Rate A spot rate is the price quoted to transport a shipment from point A to point B at a given time, on a specific lane, in this case by LGV or HGV, and depending on numerous factors such as weight of load, […]