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5 Crucial Tips to Improve Your Truck Fleet Logistics

5 Crucial Tips to Improve Your Truck Fleet Logistics

Managing a truck fleet can be a complex and challenging task. From coordinating deliveries to ensuring vehicle maintenance, there are many moving parts to consider. However, implementing the right strategies can streamline your operations and improve efficiency....

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How to Deliver Boom Trucks to Your Business Location

How to Deliver Boom Trucks to Your Business Location

Are you trying to improve your business with a boom truck but worried about the delivery challenges of such specialized equipment? Given the size, permits, and transportation complexities, the process could be overwhelming. The solution is to understand all the...

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Veterans and their Future in American Trucking

Veterans and their Future in American Trucking

The trucking industry is a popular choice for veterans transitioning into civilian careers. Fortunately, there are several government initiatives in place to help ease their transition and many industry-focused programs designed specifically for veterans. These...

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7 Safety Tips for Oversize and Heavy Truck Transport

7 Safety Tips for Oversize and Heavy Truck Transport

Keeping Drivers and Vehicles Safe The most recent survey by The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) showed that 26.3% of all injuries reported by long haul truck drivers were to their arms. Sixty percent of injuries were sprains and strains....

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What a CDL Candidate Must Have

What a CDL Candidate Must Have

Acquiring a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) opens up a world of possibilities for professional growth and financial stability. However, obtaining a CDL requires meeting certain qualifications specific to the commercial driving industry. While the basic CDL is...

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Don’t Let Distracted-Driving Destroy Everything

Don’t Let Distracted-Driving Destroy Everything

It Can Harm Your Career, Your Safety and the Safety of Others With more vehicles on the road and an increase in motor vehicle accidents and fatalities, it is essential to remain distraction-free while driving to ensure your safety and a successful career. TIP #1:...

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Protecting Drivers and Owner-Operators from Identity Theft

Protecting Drivers and Owner-Operators from Identity Theft

Identity theft is on the rise, and drivers and owner-operators are not immune to this crime. As a truck driver, you carry sensitive information such as your Social Security number, license, and insurance details, making you vulnerable to identity theft. We’ve compiled...

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Flexibility and Financial Freedom

Flexibility and Financial Freedom

Benefits to Becoming an ATC Driveaway Driver The COVID pandemic has changed everything about trucking. It severely altered production lines and the need for freight haulers. The disruption meant that trucks were temporarily carrying fewer loads. But now that loads per...

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Want To Become a Driveaway Driver?

Want To Become a Driveaway Driver?

Here’s What You Need to Know About Driveaway Jobs There’s never been a better time to get into the transportation industry — the American Trucking Association reports that it had a shortage of 51,000 drivers last year. Due to this shortage, the average yearly salary...

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What Do Driveaway Services Entail?

What Do Driveaway Services Entail?

Everything You Need to Know About Driveaway Services You’ve just purchased a new vehicle for your business, either from across the state or from a different country, and you’ll need to find a way to get it to your facilities. Or, perhaps your company is moving, and...

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What Types of Trucks Can ATC Transport?

What Types of Trucks Can ATC Transport?

There are over 15 million trucks in the United States. Of these, two million are tractor-trailers. If you’re involved in the world of fleet management, you’ll know how crucial truck transportation is. Managing your inventories of trucks is critical, and being able to...

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5 Ways to Support Your Drivers This Christmas

5 Ways to Support Your Drivers This Christmas

Your drivers have gone above and beyond in 2021! A little special recognition will show them you truly want them to have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year: Communicate personally and effectively. This goes beyond regular dispatches. The holiday season simply...

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How to Get the Hazardous Materials Endorsement

How to Get the Hazardous Materials Endorsement

That “H” on your license is an essential requirement for all hazardous equipment drivers with ATC. That one letter means our drivers have worked harder to become more qualified to carry hazardous materials that could cause extensive damage to people and the...

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Pre-Trip Inspection: What to Check Before You Go On the Road

Pre-Trip Inspection: What to Check Before You Go On the Road

If you’re a new truck driver or in a rush to get on the road it’s easy to want to skip a pre-trip inspection. But it’s essential that you take this step seriously. Many employers require a pre-trip inspection, it keeps you safe and aware of potential hazards, and if...

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Tips for Truckin’ Through the Holidays

Tips for Truckin’ Through the Holidays

Santa’s workshop is operating at a total capacity 24/7 to produce toys for children worldwide. Truck drivers also work extra hard behind the scenes to keep holiday shipments in stores nationwide. With expected high demand, many drivers find taking time off to make it...

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Protect Your Sight and Skin from Harmful UV Rays

Protect Your Sight and Skin from Harmful UV Rays

As a truck driver, you spend long hours on the road, exposed to the elements. While you may be aware of the risks associated with driving, such as accidents and fatigue, have you considered the impact of the sun's harmful UV rays on your sight and skin?  It's easy to...

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Tips from a Truck Driver’s Point of View

Tips from a Truck Driver’s Point of View

We’ve all been frustrated by semis from time to time. They slow down traffic and occasionally seem like the awkward elephant in the middle of the room. No question, there are times they just seem to be in everyone’s way! But have you ever tried to see the road from...

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Driving Isn’t Just a Man’s Game Anymore

Driving Isn’t Just a Man’s Game Anymore

Gone are the days when truck driving was seen as solely a man's job. In a typically male-dominated industry, women have been breaking through barriers and making their mark in trucking. With more and more women entering this field, it's clear that truck driving is no...

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Trucking and COVID-19

Trucking and COVID-19

How to Avoid the Virus on the Road ATC Driveaway works hard to provide our top-quality drivers with the resources they need to safely protect themselves and others from COVID-19. The safety of our clients and drivers is our top priority. According to the CDC,...

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NHTSA Passes New Rear Underride Legislation

NHTSA Passes New Rear Underride Legislation

Rear underride crashes continue to be a grave concern on our nation’s roadways, and a new June ruling by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is intending to decrease some disturbing accident statistics. Rear underride guards are steel bars that...

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Women and Trucking Do Go Hand-In-Hand!

Women and Trucking Do Go Hand-In-Hand!

The trucking industry often faces unique challenges when it comes to hiring, such as struggling to fill open trucker positions thanks to high turnover, retirement and an increased demand for goods, driving an increased need for drivers. While the majority of drivers...

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Fleet Safety for Women

Fleet Safety for Women

The trucking industry is celebrating the consistent increase of female drivers, but there remains one concern that must be addressed: 60% of women report they have felt unsafe at least once in the past year, 20% of them have been threatened by a weapon, and the issue...

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Proposed Legislation Brings Necessary Parking

Proposed Legislation Brings Necessary Parking

$800 million dollars of parking spots? It’s an absolute necessity, according to those in the trucking industry, and this is the dollar amount sought by author of the Truck Parking Safety Improvement Act. This bill, presented by Rep. Mike Most (R-IL), would allocate...

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How to Get Your CDL and Become a Truck Driver

How to Get Your CDL and Become a Truck Driver

If you’re looking for new and exciting career opportunities, it’s time to consider becoming a licensed truck driver. The first step to becoming a commercial truck driver is passing the commercial driver’s license exam (otherwise known as the CDL test). Getting your...

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529 Plans Now Available to the Trucking Industry

529 Plans Now Available to the Trucking Industry

In the late 1980s, American families started to take the tax advantage of a 529 plan, a savings plan to be used solely to fund a college or vocational education. Since then, 49 states and the District of Columbia have implemented 529 plans for their citizens; over 12...

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How to stay Healthy on the Road

How to stay Healthy on the Road

There is one key to staying healthy on the road…staying healthy off the road! We all know that proper diet and exercise is the route to longevity, but what does it do for us NOW? Absolutely everything, and some basic habits can make your next drive more enjoyable as...

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Winter Trucking Safety Skills

Winter Trucking Safety Skills

Even for the most experienced truck driver, driving in snow and foul weather is a challenge. The pressure of completing a job on time can put yourself and your cargo at risk. Knowing safe winter trucking safety skills, creating a bad weather precheck and carrying...

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