9 Important Things to Know About IFTA Stickers

Just a simple glimpse into the past can reveal us the importance of the International Fuel Tax Agreement- IFTA and IFTA stickers. Back in the day, before IFTA was introduced to the U.S. trucking industry, drivers were required to purchase fuel permits from each state in which they were traveling. Prior to that, truckers were […]

DOT Inspection- 10 Things DOT Officers Look For

Class 8 trucks that have a weight rating of more than 10.001 pounds are required to undergo inspection every year. These inspections are regulated and conducted by the Department of Transportation-DOT. The aim of the DOT inspection is to make sure that the truck, all truck parts of the commercial motor vehicle are in the […]

10 Secrets to Lower Your Blood Pressure for DOT Physical Exam

For some people taking a DOT Physical Exam it’s a piece of cake, but that isn’t always the case. Others will struggle and get the “chills” just a few days before the final day, and then when the day comes they fail. Their mind completely blocks and they will draw a blank. I have been […]

Oil Field Trucking – The Most DANGEROUS Job in the Trucking Industry

Everyone knows that driving a truck is dangerous but, oil field trucking is even more so! Now you might be saying to yourself, “That isn’t true”, but let me tell you: Well it is!! Now, here comes the other argument: What about firefighters, hazmat drivers, police officers, ice road truckers and such? I will admit […]

10 Places to Find Ice Road Trucking Jobs

Ice road trucking jobs, what comes to mind when you hear that? Do you think of the reality trucking TV shows on the History Channel; extreme trucking perhaps!? Do some of the trucking movies come to mind? Is your head filled with adventurous dreams? Or, are you like me and think about how cold it […]

Top 10 Locations To Buy Peterbilt Parts

It is important to know where to find a location for Peterbilt parts that have, a great staff and wide range of products than can cover your needs at the required moment. There are a lot of locations that you can find Peterbilt parts but not every one of them has a wide range of […]

How To Perfectly Fill Pre-Trip Inspection Form

Are you familiar with and know how to fill out pre-trip inspection forms? Do you know what their purpose is? Do you know who regulates them? A.    Is it your company or organization? B.    Is it the local law enforcement agencies? C.    Is it some state or federal regulatory agency? Today’s article should be filled with some basic […]

10 Best Truck Parts Stores And Chains Nationwide

Ever wondered what the best truck parts stores and chains are? That can be hard question to answer. Why, you ask? Well it really depends on what you are looking for. Do you need replacement parts? General maintenance related stuff? Specialized accessories maybe or a combination of all of that? There are hundreds if not […]