Healthy Coffee Alternatives to Sip on the Road

December 14th, 2018 | Truck Driver Health

Truckers who are new to life on the road often try to avoid drinking too many beverages, since it will inevitably lead to the need to pull over for a rest stop. But experienced truckers know that dehydration equals fatigue and drowsiness, and that can be disastrous when you’re driving a semi. Besides coffee and more »

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Meet Some of the Most Influential Women in Trucking

November 23rd, 2018 | Truck Driving

The trucking industry has historically been dominated by male drivers and managers. But increasingly, women have been making their own mark on the transportation industry. These days, there are more female drivers, transportation managers, and trucking company executives and owners than ever. Here’s a quick look at some of the most influential women in trucking. more »

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How ELDs Make Life Easier for Truckers

November 9th, 2018 | Truck Driving

The electronic logging device (ELD) mandate is one of the latest changes in the world of trucking regulations. This mandate is now in effect, which means all truckers must keep an ELD in their cabs to track their driving time. While news of the ELD mandate has been met with a mixed reception, truckers have more »

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Military and Veteran Benefits at Phoenix Truck Driving Institute

August 10th, 2018 | Truck Driving, Veterans

Here at Phoenix Truck Driving Institute, we understand the challenges of reintegration after military service. Our CDL program thanks military service-members and veterans for their service by providing vocational training support. Use your transferable skills to get ready for a rewarding career in the trucking industry. Montgomery GI Bill This bill offers education benefits for more »

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