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  • Things to know about a career in trucking

    Embarking on a career in trucking can be a journey filled with unique challenges and rewards. With my personal experience spanning over 45 years in the industry, I've gathered insights that are invaluable for those considering this path. This article aims to shed light on the critical aspects of trucking, providing a realistic perspective on what to expect.
  • Projections 2024 in the Trucking Industry: Navigating New Horizons

    As we approach 2024, the trucking industry stands at a pivotal juncture, influenced by technological innovations, regulatory changes, and evolving market dynamics. In this comprehensive analysis, we delve into the projected trends and transformations shaping the trucking sector in the coming year.
  • Ink with Confidence: The Tattoo Artist's Guide to Nitrile Gloves

    When it comes to tattoo artistry, every detail matters, not the least of which is maintaining a sterile environment to ensure both artist and client safety. One significant aspect often overlooked is the choice of gloves. In this comprehensive guide, we delve into why nitrile gloves, celebrated for their precision and tactile sensitivity, are the go-to choice for tattoo professionals worldwide.
  • Heavy-Duty Hand Protection: Navigating Nitrile Gloves for Tough Applications

    In an array of sectors, professionals grapple with several hazards, particularly in heavy-duty domains such as waste management, manufacturing, and chemical processing. Among these risks, hand injuries are rampant due to the exposure to sharp objects, corrosive materials, and severe conditions. This comprehensive guide underscores the essential role of nitrile gloves in ensuring superior hand protection, highlighting their crucial features like puncture resistance and the comfort provided during prolonged periods of use.
  • What are the major challenges/opportunities facing the trucking industry today

    The trucking industry, the backbone of economic vibrancy, is at a crossroads, facing an era marked by various challenges and enriched with unprecedented opportunities. From grappling with driver shortages to embracing technological innovations, trucking businesses must navigate these fluctuating dynamics to thrive in today's market. Understanding these aspects is crucial for anyone directly involved in this sector or those offering auxiliary services, such as [Kogler], known for their innovative solutions enhancing driver comfort and thereby, indirectly impacting retention rates.
  • Maintaining Food Safety with Nitrile Gloves: A Deep Dive

    What are Nitrile Gloves?

    When it comes to the intricate dance of food safety in the food processing industry, one essential partner in the choreography is nitrile gloves. These remarkable disposable gloves are not just another accessory; they are the unsung heroes, silently safeguarding the integrity of our food. In this section, we'll dive into the fundamentals: what nitrile gloves are and why they matter.

  • Difference Between Nitrile, Latex, and Vinyl Gloves?

    When it comes to choosing the right disposable gloves, understanding the differences between nitrile, latex, and vinyl gloves is crucial. In this section, we'll delve into the world of nitrile gloves, exploring their definition, composition, advantages, and disadvantages.
  • How to organize your Truck

    Imagine this: You're on the open road, the engine's hum is the soundtrack to your journey, and the promise of the next destination beckons. As a trucker, your rig is more than just a vehicle; it's your mobile sanctuary, your office, and your lifeline. But, does your truck sometimes resemble a tangled mess of tools, gear, and supplies? It's time to hit the brakes and embark on a journey of truck organization that not only enhances efficiency but also elevates your on-the-road experience.
  • 3 Growth Strategies for Freight Trucking Companies

    The freight transport industry is racing ahead, having generated an astonishing $2.7 trillion for freight trucking companies in 2022, with expectations of nearly doubling by 2031. It's a high-speed journey, but don't be fooled into thinking that every player in the industry gets an equal slice of this pie. The competition is fierce, and challenges abound. Driver shortages, soaring operational costs, and unrelenting demand are just a few of the hurdles trucking companies face in North America.
  • Hiring and Retaining Fleet Drivers

    Drivers, essential cogs in the logistics machinery, are switching gears and moving on. The driver shortage crisis is causing a shake-up, and it's crucial for fleets to understand the forces at play. Beyond that, it's time to learn how to attract and, more importantly, retain these valuable assets. So, why are drivers leaving, and what can fleet managers do to hire new or keep the existing on board?
  • Trucking Industry Works to Make Electric CVs More Affordable

    In the world of transportation, a quiet but powerful revolution is taking place. It's a revolution that promises cleaner air, reduced emissions, and a more sustainable future for the trucking industry. We're talking about the electrification of commercial vehicles, and it's electrifying the entire sector. But there's a significant roadblock on this journey - the cost. Electric commercial vehicles (EVs) are, at the moment, nearly twice as expensive as their diesel counterparts. So, how is the trucking industry working to make these electrifying vehicles more affordable?
  • Stop Human Trafficking campaign by FMCSA

    As the wheels of the commercial motor vehicle (CMV) industry keep turning, a dark reality lurks in the shadows—human trafficking. Millions of individuals, including men, women, and children, are trapped in the horrifying world of forced labor and commercial sex. This is where you, the truckers, can become the beacon of hope and freedom for these victims. Welcome to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) "Your Roads, Their Freedom" campaign—an initiative designed to raise awareness, empower, and protect against human trafficking in the CMV industry.